Posted by Rube on April 07, 2004
In Reply to: Play the white man posted by Barney on April 07, 2004
"we do still find it odd that people eat horses, snails and frogs and use 'motherfucker' as a term of endearment - polite society in Mayfair would be mortified to hear such a word."
I have to guess you are talking about several cultures across one or more nations here.
Certainly MF is frowned upon in polite society everywhere I know of. I don't believe it is often used as an endearment.