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    Posted: 17 Mar 2018 at 12:38
Did they really mean that?


Quote Six people were arrested on prostitution charges Thursday at a Naperville apartment building, police said. Five women and one man were taken into custody in the 1300 block of Crab Apple Court following an investigation into online posts offering sexual services conducted by the Naperville Police...

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 17 Mar 2018 at 23:45
toyomotor,
It's very common on craigslist and other community bulletin boards. Also selling drugs and stolen goods.
They just used urban phrases that are not familiar to everyone. In fact some go so far as to actually request the items they would like stolen, size , color etc. 
No shame but then not so different from Lobbyists and congressmen. 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Mar 2018 at 09:11
Originally posted by Vanuatu Vanuatu wrote:

toyomotor,
It's very common on craigslist and other community bulletin boards. Also selling drugs and stolen goods.
They just used urban phrases that are not familiar to everyone. In fact some go so far as to actually request the items they would like stolen, size , color etc. 
No shame but then not so different from Lobbyists and congressmen. 

But, read the bold print. Did you miss the point?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Mar 2018 at 09:59
"But, read the bold print. Did you miss the point?"

Hardly.
Fetish is the word. All day long, people asking to be 'showered', diapered, spanked, poked and prodded. Not shy about it at all.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Mar 2018 at 16:29
Originally posted by Vanuatu Vanuatu wrote:

"But, read the bold print. Did you miss the point?"

Hardly.
Fetish is the word. All day long, people asking to be 'showered', diapered, spanked, poked and prodded. Not shy about it at all.


"..sexual services conducted by the Naperville Police..."
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 18 Mar 2018 at 23:59
Originally posted by toyomotor toyomotor wrote:

Originally posted by Vanuatu Vanuatu wrote:

"But, read the bold print. Did you miss the point?"

Hardly.
Fetish is the word. All day long, people asking to be 'showered', diapered, spanked, poked and prodded. Not shy about it at all.


"..sexual services conducted by the Naperville Police..."
I thought you were a liberal. Now you have some objection to the Naperville (W?) police performimg sexual services?
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 19 Mar 2018 at 06:26
"an investigation... conducted by the Naperville Police Department."  It is a complex sentence and you got the wrong subject.  Or maybe that was an intentional "mistake."

I would expect knowledgable people around the world to know better than that....
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 19 Mar 2018 at 20:38
Vanuatu wrote, in part,
Quote Not my country! -Fascist!

I'm hoping that this comment was intended as a joke, as was the OP.

Franky hit the nail on the head, it was a complex sentence and I deliberately brought the wrong subject to the fore to highlight what I considered a bit of a joke-but also sloppy sentence structure by a journalist.

Quote I would expect knowledgeble people around the world to know better than that....

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 19 Mar 2018 at 23:16
Maybe it was intentional. Bored at work.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 20 Mar 2018 at 07:24
no, you didn't get it.  (my fault, too subtle)

"around the world" 
talking about innocuous appearing solicitations....
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 Mar 2018 at 13:31
Originally posted by franciscosan franciscosan wrote:

no, you didn't get it.  (my fault, too subtle)

"around the world" 
talking about innocuous appearing solicitations....

yes waay too subtle.
Lenny Bruce believed that everyone sees filthy connotations in word choice but most of us cannot admit to our filthy, filthy thoughts.


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Quote Lenny Bruce believed that everyone sees filthy connotations in word choice but most of us cannot admit to our filthy, filthy thoughts.

Well, obviously Frank has "outed" himself.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 Mar 2018 at 13:58
Originally posted by toyomotor toyomotor wrote:

Quote Lenny Bruce believed that everyone sees filthy connotations in word choice but most of us cannot admit to our filthy, filthy thoughts.

Well, obviously Frank has "outed" himself.

He's brave to admit to these filthy thoughts.
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