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  • POEM: Why men can't shag by CeCe Lamberts (7/18/2007 2:18:00 PM)

    It's interesting that only men commented on this one (so far) ... Hmmm! Interesting indeed!

  • POEM: Friday Nicht, Haly Molly Nicht by Niko Tiliopoulos (5/25/2007 12:16:00 AM)

    [Here are the comments that were submitted to the original one]

    Member: Anna Russell

    Comment: This is fantastic Niko, I am very impressed :)
    Hugs
    Anna xxx
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    Member: David Hazell

    Comment: Och The Noo. I daren't touch whiskey. I am better off just cutting out the middle man and going straight to A and E, or the police station. Happy well written poem though.
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    Member: Roger Bowman

    Comment: Niko or amigo della fuerto anemio Trainspottin meets Reservoir Dogs booze tale.
    Love it amigo.
    Dont forget next Friday
    Cool more than cool

    Roger
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  • POEM: Backstabbing ‘Friends’ & ‘Colleagues’ & Things That Say ‘I Will’ by Niko Tiliopoulos (5/25/2007 12:12:00 AM)

    [here are the comments that were submitted to the original poem]

    Member: Roger Bowman

    Comment: Briliant rythmin with excellento writin' groove. A 10 from me for this superbo poemo amigo della fuerto anemio.

    Roger

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  • Niko Tiliopoulos (5/19/2007 11:13:00 AM) Post reply

    Nice thoughts everybody. Thank you all for sharing them with me. I respect all of you. And I agree 100% with TMs observation about the use of such words by some poets. I wonder how much of the work of the famous poets cited in PH has been deleted as a result of this move? Anyway, I guess it must be my 'social' disobedience complex. Only one last thing: This 'house' wouldn't exist without us, would it? So, at best we should be talking about a harmonious symbiotic relationship here and not a ruler-follower one. Just a thought. N

  • Niko Tiliopoulos (5/19/2007 9:29:00 AM) Post reply | Read 1 reply

    I can see your point. Quite clear. I am not that convinced though. One could use this argument to justify (unjustifiable) censorship laws in a country too. Hmm! I don't know. At the least it is a shame to see such attitude from poetry site. What next? Censor any reference to drugs, sex and sexuality, political ideologies, blasphemy perhaps. I don't know. I can substitute (and I have) my two swear words with non-words (e.g. Feck and shug) . My message is still going through, I hope. It is just a shame though.

    N

  • Niko Tiliopoulos (5/19/2007 8:55:00 AM) Post reply | Read 8 replies

    Dear all, I just realised that PH had posted a message saying in essence that poems that contain swear words will be removed from the site. And so did two of mine (that contained a swear word each) . I don't know where you stand on this, but to me it sounds like a serious form of censorship and an unjustified restriction of freedom of expression that should not be present on a poetry site.

    BEst

    Niko

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