"Stud" > "breeder"

RonButters at AOL.COM RonButters at AOL.COM
Tue May 23 19:03:08 UTC 2006

In a message dated 5/22/06 11:33:33 PM, hwgray at GMAIL.COM writes:

> Judging by what I hear on the local news, the term, "stud," is no longer
> p.c
> ., even when the reference is to a literal stud, in this case, the
> injured racehorse, "Barbaro." The
> p.c. term appears to be "breeder."
> -Wilson Gray

BREEDER is first and foremost (?) a homosexual-slang pejorative term for

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