Savage Love Savage Love Letter of the Day
posted by October 13 at 16:04 PMon
Does the term “butthurt” have an antigay connotation regardless of context? Does anyone even use this off the internet anymore? I moderate a frequently read website and there’s currently a debate as to whether the term—used in a critical but not quite inflammatory context—should be allowed.
I’ve been reading your column since eighth grade. I’m 22 now.
I don’t have a problem with “butthurt,” T. But I don’t have a problem with “that’s so gay” either, so maybe I’m not the best person to ask.
Any Sloggers got a problem with “butthurt”?