March 20, 2004

The Sacred and The Profane

Profane: indecent, vulgar, crass, inconsiderate, disrespectful, blasphemous.
Sacred: respectable, venerable, holy, religious, devotional, sanctified.

Profane: Marked by contempt or irreverence for what is sacred.
Sacred: concerned with religion or religious purposes; "sacred texts"; "sacred rites"; "sacred music" [ant: profane].

Profane: fuck, fucking, fucked, fuck-you, what the fuck, fuck-the-fcc, you're fucked, fcc'd!
Sacred: f-word, f*ing, f'ed, f-you, wtf, f-the-fcc, you're f*ed, fcc'd.

Profane: the government directing the sacred and profane.
Sacred: separation of church and state.

Profane: speech oversight courtesy of George Bush.
Sacred: free speech and the constitution.

Posted by Mary Hodder at March 20, 2004 11:40 AM | TrackBack