RE: Once again, what's a PASSLQ.

Joe Barrera (
Sun, 15 Jun 1997 13:46:30 -0700

Really, should be Person of *an* appropriate sex. To imply that there is
a single ("the") appropriate sex is exclusionary to bisexuals.


- Joe

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Sent: Sunday, June 15, 1997 1:34 PM
Subject: Once again, what's a PASSLQ.

A FoRKee writes in...

> You'll have to remind me what passlq stands for... I recall
> Adam using it for Michelle but that's about it.

we find out:

To paraphrase William Safire, a PASSLQ is a Person of the
Sex Sharing Living Quarters. Safire invented the word to
counter a word