I’m assuming that they’re Google translating words for “Gypsy” because the URL they wanted was taken.
If you are not Rromani or you’re not Rromani from certain parts Continental Europe, then don’t use that word.Don’t use ANY variation of that word.
IT’S WORSE THAN “GYPSY” YOU FUCK WITS.
MOST RROMANI WON’T FUCKING TOUCH THAT WORD WITH A 10 FOOT POLE, IT’S THAT OFFENSIVE.
IT LITERALLY MEANS SLAVE.
no, it doesn’t literally mean slave, and I’m Romanian so I should know. the word is related to gitain in French and the similar word in Italian and Spanish, and it literally means Egyptian. as far as I know, that is not an insult, even though it’s not historically accurate for the population is refers to because their origin is from around India. It has the same meaning as the word Gypsy in English, nothing less, nothing more.
for the first two episodes of the Politician’s Husband. they worked for me.
You know, the one that gives housewives/full-time mothers a pension— wages for housework?
It’s ONLY A HUGE VICTORY FOR FEMINISM, SOCIALISM, AND WOMEN OF COLOR. Not a big deal or anything. Tumblr is mysteriously silent about this.
HELL YEAH!!! This is so amazing!!!
Cause I’m Free, Free Fallin’
I’m so sorry, I’ll go away, stop yelling.
I can’t wait for november!!!
The Associated Press’s Sue Ogrocki was among the first photojournalists on scene in storm-ravaged Moore, Oklahoma. Among the images she captured: children being pulled from the Plaza Towers Elementary School, where as many as 75 students and staff had sheltered during the tornado, which all but completely leveled the town. (via the New York Daily News)
Source: New York Daily News
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