[DWJ] sawcy pedantique wretch (was Naming a cat AND Where are we from?)

Irina Rempt irina at valdyas.org
Thu Apr 19 11:41:47 EDT 2007


On Thursday 19 April 2007, Otter Perry wrote:

> If one actually has surgery to correct this birth
> defect, one is a transsexual.  [The double s is
> intentional; I don't know why, though.]

Because it's trans-sexual, like trans-gendered. "Tran" doesn't mean 
anything, and neither does "exual".

   Irina

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