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originally posted by: mamabeth
That is what I normally do but sometimes you just get tired of it.
17 year old BFFT was an unfiltered mess
The difference now? They have a platform. Back then we'd just make fun of them until they shut up again. Now, they have communities where they find validation and support.
originally posted by: dogstar23
a reply to: Dark Ghost
I think the author, Kamna Muddagouni, is a total #ing idiot, and should probably stay closed off in her own ethnocentric circle if that is how she feels.
That said, I think non-yogis of all ethnicities and religions should stop saying namaste because it makes them sound douchy. I mean, if they want to, they're completely free to, but it lowers their standing in my eyes. Not because of "cultural appropriation", but simply because it's douchy, latching-on, using of a phrase they don't fully grasp trendy.
originally posted by: Domo1
I just think everyone should stop saying it because it makes you look like a huge douchebag