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Old 03-08-10, 09:53 AM   #1
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Words you can and can't put in postings

Is there a guide on what words one can and can't put in BF?

I generally stay out of foo and post pretty much in the 41 (road) but it seems foo is a better place to ask.

Just as George Carlin had a comedy bit on the words you can't say on TV, is there the equivalent for BF?

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edit: for example, can you say crap? Apparently yes, even though this word is as offensive as sh_t to brits.
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Old 03-08-10, 09:57 AM   #2
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Here is a partial list

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Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.
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Old 03-08-10, 10:00 AM   #3
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what about ****** *** ******** ?
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If you go advanced, with thread replies, you can readily test words using the preview post button.
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Can you use individual words, like suck and dick, but not use them together?
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the filter is capricious at best.
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How the hell did you get a multi syllable word like ********** past the filter Botto? I prefer to think of the filter as serendipitous.
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Old 03-08-10, 10:20 AM   #9
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the ****** filter is ******* capricious at best.
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Can you use individual words, like suck and dick, but not use them together?
depends on whose dick you are talking about I think.
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Old 03-08-10, 10:28 AM   #11
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depends on whose dick you are talking about I think.
You mean it might work for Botto's or PCAD's but not yours or mine?
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Yes, er no, er maybe.
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Old 03-08-10, 10:46 AM   #13
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Thanks, but I was hoping for a list of words that you CAN use.
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You'll know, because they won't asterisk out.
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Thanks, but I was hoping for a list of words that you CAN use.
If you're trying to be opaque, you may use the word capricious.
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Pizza tits anyone?
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Pizza tits anyone?
Wow, so you can say tits.
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Ever notice how most profanity has something to do with sex or excrement? (I would say **** but you can't say that, hence excrement....I also thought of saying scat but that might offend the scattante crowd).
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Old 03-08-10, 11:51 AM   #21
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It gets more interesting when you can swear in more than one language... with apologies to the French

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wank
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Old 03-08-10, 11:58 AM   #23
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Can you say fanny? I think that means female privates in the U.K., right?

What about *****?

(edit - asterisked word is the american slang, frequently comes before cat - can't say it here)
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That's crazy. What if I want to talk about a discharge from my saddle sore, and I want to use the word for pus-like, that ends in "sy??"
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