Date: Fri, 3 Oct 1997 02:59:33 -0400
From: Gareth Branwyn GarethB2[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM
Subject: Re: Language Nazi
In a message dated 10/3/97 2:15:50 AM, Bapopik[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM wrote:
This is from the syndicated cartoon "The Modern World" by Tom Tomorrow,
10-1-97, tomorrow[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]well.com:
"Feminazis" would like women to have the same opportunities in life as men.
CHARACTER TWO: What are you--some kind of LANGUAGE NAZI?
Has anyone made a list of all the "[blank] nazis" in popular usage? There
must be dozens. In Jargon Watch, we've had "body nazis" (fitness obsessives
who look down on the not-as-fit), "white light nazis" (new agers) and "rural
nazification" (the growing number of militias, klan and skinhead groups,