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The term "TACO"

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by poff1986, Oct 11, 2009.

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Is the Term "Taco" Demeaning to your Tacoma

  1. Yes

    310 vote(s)
    17.3%
  2. No

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    82.7%
  1. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:49 PM
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    poff1986

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    The old man finds the term "TACO" for Tacoma's demeaning. J/W what everyone thinks about it. Yay or nay?:confused:

    This may be a dumb post...like they say curiosity killed the cat.
     
  2. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:51 PM
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    chris4x4

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    My Wife calls my truck "Taco"
     
  3. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    I love my taco and taco's too! :D
     
  4. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:54 PM
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    I <3 My Taco :)
     
  5. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:56 PM
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    I like Mexican tacos...but I LOVE japanese tacos. ^_^
     
  6. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:57 PM
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    Does pop say WHY it is demeaning?

    I personally couldn't care less who is offended by what. Everyone in our society is a victim anymore, always offended by something. Too bad, so sad.
     
  7. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    What do you call a tacoma at taco bell?

    A taco truck!
     
  8. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:58 PM
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    Zombie Runner

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    why would it be a bad thing? its just a shorter version...
     
  9. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:59 PM
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    poff1986

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    No hasn't said why. but i know he doesn't like it, so i just don't use it around him. lol
     
  10. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:59 PM
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    I find this offensive.
     
  11. Oct 11, 2009 at 8:59 PM
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    :rofl:
     
  12. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:00 PM
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    I prefer tacoma...taco sound too south of the border but everyone here in mexifornia knows what your talking about when you say it. the wife thinks im talking about food.
     
  13. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:00 PM
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    yea and ask him WHY its demeaning. "taco? what does that mean?! I dont get it?!"
     
  14. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:00 PM
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    hahahaha
    x2
     
  15. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:01 PM
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    What do you call a Tacoma in a small accident?

    A taco bender
     
  16. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:11 PM
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    We should have started this thread on taco Tuesday.
     
  17. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:11 PM
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    Does he also find Chevy,Mopar,VW,etc. demeaning? It's all the same,just a short version of the original. People are offended by the dumbest shit these days.
     
  18. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:14 PM
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    i used to not like it that much, i saw one person had his debadged so it said toy taco instead of toyota tacoma and i always thought it was dumb, then i started doing stuff to my truck and once i thought i could rep it, i put the 3rd brake light cover on so it says TACO when you brake and i'm proud as hell to have it, gotta rep it some how
     
  19. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:15 PM
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    You have this all wrong...hes not offended by it he just thinks its demeaning to the truck...


    DICTIONARY TERM OF DEMEANING:
    –verb (used with object) to lower in dignity, honor, or standing; debase: He demeaned
     
  20. Oct 11, 2009 at 9:19 PM
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    i know what he means by it, and i was just stating my opnion, i used to think it was gay, like it sounded like a little kid thing, time progressed and it grew on me to the point where i'm repping it now, i don't see how you got the idea that i thought he was offended by it..
     
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