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Only joking.

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Tiffanee 2 months ago

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Ha Ha Ha! Now that's friggin funny!!

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Will_Janitor 2 months ago

In response to “Ha Ha Ha! Now that's friggin funny!!

I'm glad you saw the funny side of it. I don't think it is true. I just found it funny.

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Tiffanee 2 months ago

In response to “I'm glad you saw the funny side of it. I...

I'm easily entertained by even the smallest wit. Ha!

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Will_Janitor 2 months ago

Age doesn't matter. Some "men" will always be boys...and I don't mean that in a good way.

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Sukiesnow 2 months ago

I was a boy in my twenties. Thought I knew stuff, when obviously I still had much to learn about becoming a man.

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ZonkeyBalls 2 months ago

I don't really mind, you'll always be a boy to the elders that watched you grow. My grandma is kinda like that, even though I'm much taller than her now.

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Sunny_the_skeptic 2 months ago

Unfortunately it has become more of a political and racial question thanks to political correctness. The word 'boy' is not offensive otherwise.

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Budwick 2 months ago

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**** off, boy. Wait... What...

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ZonkeyBalls 2 months ago

I don't think it matters much.

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StarzAbove 2 months ago

It depends on the context and the person saying it. There are several ways to say it in a derogatory manner or a familial manner.

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Will_Janitor 2 months ago

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I've made reference to same parents that they have a fine boy, when referring to their young soldier. I've never had a parent, or their son, see it as anything other than a complement.

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JustJimColo 2 months ago

It's not that big of a deal, but I'd say calling a 18 yr old male a boy is a bit insulting. How about "young man"? Or does that make me sound really old.

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PhilboydStudge 2 months ago

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You're just really old Phil. LOL

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JustJimColo 2 months ago

My son's, will always be my boys and so will all of their friends. If they are "men", they have no problem with an older person calling them boys.

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JustJimColo 2 months ago

I don't know! As Will said sort of said, it really does depend on the circumstances in which one is calling a young "adult", OR an older person a boy or a girl, or referring to them that way. People use those references all the time without any offense intended or taken.

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Piper2 2 months ago

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