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#1 of 5 Old 02-26-2005, 06:50 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Why do some people write "vegan" and others write "veg*n"? Is one acceptable here and the other not? Is there some controversy I am unaware of?
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I think veg*n means "vegan or vegetarian", but is shorter than writing all that out.
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I agree with curlymom. I write veg*n when I'm talking about both.
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I agree with curlymom. I write veg*n when I'm talking about both.
Yup. Me too.
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Thanks for clarifying that, ladies!
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