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Re: The Anglophone Privilege

Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:01 am

BlueberryWheats wrote:
Maybe we should just use Newspeak. That'll keep all interactions doubleplus good.

Please don't give the "progressive" PC Nazis any ideas. They've already taken a page from the George Orwell playbook by imitating the sheep in Animal Farm every chance they get.
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Re: The Anglophone Privilege

Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:01 pm

salttee wrote:
It could be worse. It might have been French.


French is/was the official language of diplomacy.

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Re: The Anglophone Privilege

Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:53 pm

was

And Charles de Gaulle in his nationalistic fervor intended for it to be the language of diplomacy and more forever.

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