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Well that makes perfect sense, it can be perceived as a slur and offensive, but once he called and said he was gay and wanted to keep the name and they said no, thats where it gets messy. He isn't using it as a slur, he is gay, this is ridiculous.
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Will they be expected to ban anyone with the word "straight" in their user name aswell?
No, being straight is normal.
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Let me state that I do not agree with this action. But, isn't xbox live a privately owned corporation? If so, I would think they have the right to ban any name they want. Like being unfairly banned from a server, it's just tough and there isn't anything you can do about it.
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The term Gay is used so inappropriately these days, so I am kind of glad that it was banned. Besides, I doubt any actual gay gamer would put gay in their name. It's not like other people run around with Straighter in their name.
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I doubt any actual gay gamer would put gay in their name.
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Now Microsoft has taken it to another level by banning a gay gamer who’s Xbox LIVE Gamertag is ‘theGAYERgamer’.
... He is a gay gamer.
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