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    Meaning of the word Pake

    Just some pointless trivia. I'm reading a book called "The Colony", about a leper colony on one of the Hawaiian Islands and it talks about how the word Pake was an old Hawaiian term for Chinese. Who knew!

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    I think that was mentioned here before. Someone mentioned it being racist.

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    See this thread "Soma pake: a racist bike?"
    soma pake: a racist bike?

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    Quote Originally Posted by zip22
    Ghuu...Tasty.
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    I explained that he could never pay me enough cash for the amount of work I had put into that bike and the only way to compensate me for it was to ride the hell out of it.
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    I think it also means "cheap" ... please no flame war this time around.

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    you are all racist, Major Taylor is rolling over in his grave.

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