[Ads-l] Preferred Pronoun--pragmatics and policy

David Kendal me at DPK.IO
Tue Oct 11 21:19:27 UTC 2016

> On 11 Oct 2016, at 22:26, MULLINS, WILLIAM D (Bill) CIV USARMY RDECOM AMRDEC (US) <william.d.mullins18.civ at mail.mil> wrote:
> I prefer "his majesty," but it's already taken:
> http://www.thecollegefix.com/post/29230/

"Motherfucker" is also sadly gone:

More seriously, I started collecting resources on strange pronouns
a while ago and never really finished. But you can get some sense of
the historical attempts in this direction from what I did achieve:

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