swearing = profaning the sacred

A. Vine avine at ENG.SUN.COM
Fri Feb 18 18:29:46 UTC 2000

David Bergdahl wrote:
> Although we might not all accept the divinity of Bill Gates, we can
> understand fear of Him and his consort, Ms. Windows. . .   To be
> profaned, the object of the profanation has to be considered somehow
> "sacred"--even if it's only a Sacred Cow--

Would that be Gateway?

Hmm, in typing the name, I suddenly see the resemblance between Gateway and
Gates.  Coincidence?  You decide.

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