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    • potobac
    • 21.04.13 | 20:33 (IDT)

    Contrary to what other posters think, this is not necessarily anti-semitic. Terms which have ethnic origins have gone into the language and lost their original connection with a group. Other examples are to gyp someone (Gypsies) or to welsh on a debt (people from Wales).

    from the article: Oklahoma lawmaker apologizes for 'Jew down’ remark
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