[Ansteorra] Same-Gender Consort Proposal

baronesswu (Clearwire) baronesswu at clearwire.net
Thu Jul 19 07:51:36 PDT 2012

No, it wouldn't always be obvious. There are plenty of things that happen
behind the scenes that would make someone not good for Crown or even not a
good idea or choice for that particular Crown Tournament. And stating some
things in public would be a Very Bad Idea for both sides. And while I don't
always like it (because I have the curiosity of a cat :) ), some things
don't need to be known by the populace at large if for no other reason than
the integrity of the game and its public image.


On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 8:55 AM, Salvador Ordoñez <
salvadorthespaniard at gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm confused... If someone is not fit to sit as crown, wouldn't that be
> obvious beyond the knowledge of the sitting king and queen?
> And to be blunt, we need to be adults when it comes to denying crown to
> someone: If they aren't fit, provide proof. If it holds up, no big. If it
> doesn't, and it smells like bigotry, then those denying someone the ability
> to fight for crown deserve ridicule. If it possibly a race thing, all but
> the fringe would agree on that.
> And to those still commenting on the historicity of same-sex crowns, I
> think we should all go back to not bathing but yearly, eating undercooked
> food, beating our women and children, paying for indulgences, killing
> religious dissenters, wiping our asses with our hands, letting livestock
> roam free in our events, replacing chiurgeons with blood-letters, using
> live steel in combat, fighting to the death, and invading other kingdoms
> for rights to land. You know, just to be historically accurate.
> Salvador Ordoñez

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