So truther has become a derogatory term?

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    Hmm what might that tell someone?
     
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    Who says it's a derogatory term?
     
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    It was always a derogatory term.
     
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    Uneducated has been a positive thing for Rs for decades
     
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    So truth is a bad thing to be ridiculed?

    If you mean the 911 conspiracy types, then label them something else.
    Labels are such a political tool to be used by the parroting masses.
     
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    "Truther" is a term I use for folks who believe George Bush was behind the 9/11 attacks - I apologize if that is a misuse of the term. But whatever word you use to describe these folks - it SHOULD be derogatory imho.
     
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    I believe the proper derogatory term is 'Trooffer'... as in the 9/11 conspiracy whack jobs...
     
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    The punchline being... Birth Certificate tea baggers don't realize they share the same bench in the dunce box with 9/11 truthers.
     
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    EXACTLY.

    I've seen posts that seem to indicate others are using the term the same way I do. As in
    "9/11 government conspiracy." Is that inncorrect? If not - yup, it's a derogatory term and it should be. Just like birther, holocaust denier, or folks who think Dan Brown writes non-fiction.
     
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    If you are so against labels, why the hell did you author a thread to discuss the use of them?????:cuckoo:
     

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