--- In Authentic_SCA@yahoogroups.com
, "Marc Carlson" <marccarlson20@h...>
> Rather than beat my head into a wall in a pointless battle that isn't
> that important, I figured we should just accept that tendancy and find
> our own term(s) rather than have them thoughtlessly appear in the argot.
> The options, as I saw them when I made this suggestion, were that we
> go with a medieval guild model. A social guild in this case could
> have membership gained by simply deciding to be a member - no
> leadership or organization (i.e. minimize the opportunity for
> politics) - just a way for people to indicate that they were
> supportive of authenticity
(not unlike the rainbow of ribbons we
> frequently see, but possibly something less, non-historical.
I think the ribbon analogy is apt!