rfryer wrote:Perhaps we can prepend bad/incompetent/thoughtless to collections of people that perform an activity in that way, in order to create greater specificity? Why the need for new words; is it just to build a clique?
Yours grumpily, but inclusively,
I'd agree with that.
Person riding a bi/tri/quadcycle= cyclist whether of sound mind and action or not
Person riding motorcycle(however many wheels) = motorcyclist whether of sound mind and action or not
Person driving a car = motorist whether of sound mind and action or not.
Prejudice is,thankfully,in the minority,to join in the prejudice is to increase the problem.