NO it’s not HOMO/PHILY as in Philadelphia homos, it’s “the tendency of individuals to associate and bond with similar others”.
The LGBTQ/WERTY community suffers from this affliction homophily. So does the VIRUS/PUSHER community.
People who are racist are really better described as homophilic as they tend to associate and bond with similar others.
It’s not new, it’s been around since Adam & Steve.
Homogeorgicus may have been a homophilic since they didn’t live in the industrial informative age we are in todayee.
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