Discussion in 'MCSE' started by Guest, Aug 8, 2006.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Hi People,

    Have you seen the X-Men movie? I have seen and was good, but I was
    wondering why they call the (X-Men) movie, as you can see women in the team.
    And why they didn't call X-Team or X-..... (any guess)

    Waiting for your view
    Guest, Aug 8, 2006
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    Consultant Guest

    there is "men" in women, thus x-men
    Consultant, Aug 8, 2006
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    Briscobar Guest

    Obviously it's because Xavier was a man. And if you pluralize it (there were
    lots of characters in the comic books and movies), you get "men." But you're
    focusing too much on the "Men" portion. Focus on the "X". Firstly, because
    it's a cool letter. But more importantly, because both men and women have an
    X chromosome. It's all inclusive.

    HTH. HAND.
    Briscobar, Aug 8, 2006
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    BD [MCNGP] Guest

    Did you see what OTHMAN () graced us
    with in ?<<
    Xavier's Men (X-Men) were just that....MEN

    Actually, it's because in the *original* (as in the comic book) story, 4 of the
    5 members were men....and well if you saw her, you'd think she was a man too.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-Men (Scroll down to History)
    BD [MCNGP], Aug 8, 2006
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    Jtyc Guest

    Liar liar, plants for hire.
    Jtyc, Aug 8, 2006
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    kpg Guest

    As OTHMAN once said in microsoft.public.cert.exam.mcse
    Because it's stupid to say 'He\She' or the now accepted 'They',
    just becuase a bunch of uptight feminazis hate men becuase they
    can't seem to come to terms with the fact that men a stronger
    and more aggressive and hence have made the rules that govern
    the world for umpteen thousands of years.
    kpg, Aug 8, 2006
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    JaR Guest

    I believe the coorect term should be "X-Persons"

    Thank you;

    The Gender Nazis
    JaR, Aug 8, 2006
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    kpg Guest

    As JaR once said in microsoft.public.cert.exam.mcse

    You are coorect sir!
    kpg, Aug 8, 2006
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    JaR Guest

    I am known as a model of coorectness.
    JaR, Aug 8, 2006
  10. you said men in them.

    ..rev - mct.mcngp.44
    "It is the mark of an educated man to be able to entertain a thought without
    accepting it"
    The Rev [MCT], Aug 8, 2006
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    Consultant Guest


    Consultant, Aug 8, 2006
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    LRM Guest

    I'm not sure about the aggressive part. How 'bout I come by this weekend and
    explain that to you? I had to take Neil off St. Andrews cross and I'm
    thinking it just isn't the same around here what with all the cries of agony
    gone. While you're up there you can count to "umpteen thousand" for me. As
    far as rules are concerned...well we'll just get to that later.
    LRM, Aug 9, 2006
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    LoopBack Guest

    X-Persons! bwhahahaha. If I could fart toxic eye melting gas whilst
    pinging rock hard boogers from my nose, I'd want to be in the X-MEN!
    pththtththp! (pardon me)
    LoopBack, Aug 9, 2006
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    Cerebrus Guest

    Is that your stiff upper lip acting up ?
    Cerebrus, Aug 9, 2006
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    kpg Guest

    As LRM once said in microsoft.public.cert.exam.mcse
    I was speaking in generalities, there are always exceptions.

    Besides, I have a low pain threshold, so I'm afraid I'll have to

    kp "...but in a large unruly group I'm a force to be reckoned with" g
    kpg, Aug 9, 2006
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    LoopBack Guest

    Stiff upper lip? That would be the british. I'm scottish and have a
    stiff something else. ;-)
    LoopBack, Aug 9, 2006
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    Jtyc Guest

    I'm scottish and have a stiff something else. ;-)

    Is it Billyw's?
    Jtyc, Aug 9, 2006
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    JaR Guest

    JaR, Aug 9, 2006
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    Guest Guest

    mice in the house where are the ladies.

    I was wondering no one is supporting the ladies (women) or even they can't
    defent themself. when we are talking about men in wo'men'
    Guest, Aug 9, 2006
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    kpg Guest

    As OTHMAN once said in microsoft.public.cert.exam.mcse

    Well, that's one mark against men.

    kp "please don't help" g
    kpg, Aug 9, 2006
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