It's official: it's offensive.

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Tue Mar 26 05:42:17 UTC 2013

On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 10:26 AM, Jonathan Lighter
<wuxxmupp2000 at> wrote:
> A routine check of earth-shaking events reveals the following:

Guess I'll have to write in - or should that be, "write-in? - "Negro"
in the OTHER space, being an older Southerner. Well, an older Texan.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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