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Postby daniel on Wed May 31, 2006 2:13 pm

Zen wrote:I have to agree with Mero as well. It always struck me as strange that there are only ever (at least in my experience) two options in the "sex" part of an application. How hard would it be to include at least an "other" option?

I think the issue is one of privacy: In a highly bigoted society such as ours, questions involving more than what is outwardly apparent (even if erronious) may be touchy.
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Postby Michelangelo on Wed May 31, 2006 9:14 pm

Good to know.

My only beef is with the below:
Metal_Inside wrote:If the pirates are more than a month in the open sea and there aren't wenches on board one of the crew members is designed as "the bride". It's the only thing Babilonian ancient scripts mention about homosexuality, so I suppose in any other case his Noodlineess lets us do what we want.

It hints at a conscious choice out of desperate circumstances. I'll say no more.
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Postby The Meromorph on Wed May 31, 2006 9:19 pm

It's certainly possible for that to happen. It says nothing about normal life, however. I think you'd have to be "looking for trouble" to take offense at that.
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Postby Michelangelo on Wed May 31, 2006 9:26 pm

Hence, why I said "I'll say no more" lol. Obviously I have a very strong viewpoint, but I'm not looking for a fight.
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Postby alexrose on Wed May 31, 2006 10:10 pm

Zen wrote:I have to agree with Mero as well. It always struck me as strange that there are only ever (at least in my experience) two options in the "sex" part of an application. How hard would it be to include at least an "other" option?


Actually, I once had filled in a form with a "transgender" option. I was quite impressed.
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Postby The Meromorph on Wed May 31, 2006 11:48 pm

I must admit to having filled in several forms which said "Sex (M/F) ___"
with "Yes, please!"
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Postby beagle on Thu Jun 01, 2006 4:53 am

I know someone who used to fill in "zip code" fields with "YKK". (They're called "postal codes" over here).
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Postby Ezkerraldean on Thu Jun 01, 2006 6:12 am

beagle wrote:I know someone who used to fill in "zip code" fields with "YKK". (They're called "postal codes" over here).


aaarrr, it pisses me off so much when i have to put my post code in a "zip code" box.
are they called post codes or zip codes in canada? they have a similar layout as british ones
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Postby Zen on Thu Jun 01, 2006 11:06 am

Ezkerraldean wrote:
beagle wrote:I know someone who used to fill in "zip code" fields with "YKK". (They're called "postal codes" over here).


aaarrr, it pisses me off so much when i have to put my post code in a "zip code" box.
are they called post codes or zip codes in canada? they have a similar layout as british ones


We call them postal codes up here in Soviet Canuckistan.

BTW, what does 'YKK' stand for, anyway?
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Postby Ezkerraldean on Thu Jun 01, 2006 11:59 am

Zen wrote:BTW, what does 'YKK' stand for, anyway?


fuck knows, but they make zips. i think they are a german company
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Postby Michelangelo on Thu Jun 01, 2006 8:35 pm

Ezkerraldean wrote:
Zen wrote:BTW, what does 'YKK' stand for, anyway?


fuck knows, but they make zips. i think they are a german company


Whoa...I totally noticed the "YKK" on the zipper of my sweater today. Too weird...
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Postby xeddieizzardx on Mon Jan 01, 2007 1:27 pm

Thank you for putting up this disscussion it's what I needed to know, myself.
I was scared gonig into this religion wondering whether i'd be turned down on this case - again- it seems all the insane religions let you down.

Just wondering his feelings on Transgenderism and being a Transsexual, so basically pre-op and post-op?
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Postby xeddieizzardx on Mon Jan 01, 2007 1:30 pm

Btw, I found myself reading the Gospel and screaming a "Yes, yes, bloody hell, I have the same beliefs" when scanning over the "Male = Person, Female = Person" about three times.
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Postby EarthRise on Mon Jan 01, 2007 1:35 pm

xeddieizzardx wrote:Thank you for putting up this disscussion it's what I needed to know, myself.
I was scared gonig into this religion wondering whether i'd be turned down on this case - again- it seems all the insane religions let you down.

Just wondering his feelings on Transgenderism and being a Transsexual, so basically pre-op and post-op?


He has no feelings on the matter. All the FSM requests is that you eat much pasta and demand that Pastafarianism be taught alongside ID, and even those he doesn't really care about, because of His flimsy moral standards.
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Postby c.morgan on Mon Jan 01, 2007 9:44 pm

Thank his noodlyness for Canadian tolerance and online ordination.

I be an ordained minister in Alberta and will gladly perform any ceremony with a Pastafarian theme no matter which gender combo.

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