What are some examples of political correctness?
midget = vertically challenged
fat = horizontally challenged
perverted = sexually dysfunctional
alive = temporarily metabolically abled
Negro = African American
Indian = Native American
Anyone from Central America, South America, or the Caribbean = Hispanic
body odour = nondiscretionary fragrance
dishonest = ethically disoriented
gay = different
wrong = differently logical
dead = living impaired
pregnant = parasitically oppressed
fired = laid off
poor = financially inept
homeless = residentially flexible
tall = lanky (henry)
garbage-man = scruff
blind = visually challenged
Actor: metamorphosing being, possessing great wealth
Actress: metamorphosing being, possessing great wealth (and occasionally great beauty)
Android: bipedal, non-human associate, bearing immense knowledge and skill
Bag boy: agricultural product organizer
Bald: follicularly challenged
Bomb: vertically deployed antipersonnel device
Brainwashing: cognitive accommodation
Cafeteria: dining facility
Car: earth-unfriendly, vertically-challenged mode of transport
Car Wash Worker: vehicle-appearance specialist
Cat: quadruped non-human associate
Cheating: cooperative assignment
Computer: machine bearing immense power and fallibility
Criticism: unjust self-esteem reducer
Dead: metabolically challenged
Demand: propose strongly
Derision: nontraditional praise
Dirty Old Man: horny
Dumb: cerebrally challenged
Evil: niceness deprived
Exercise: body enhancement through exertion
Failure: non-traditional success
Fart: human ozone depletor; ecologically incorrect expression
Fat: horizontally challenged: person of substance
Garbage collector: sanitation engineer
Gas Station Attendant: petroleum transfer technician
Guess: anomaly maneuvers: repetitive predictions
Handicapped: physically challenged
Homeless person: residentially flexible individual
Hurricane: himmicane (non sexist)
Ignorant: factually unencumbered
Individualism: uncooperative spirit
Information: overly structured trivia
Insane: reality challenged
Kill: creating a permanent state of metabolic dormancy; servicing the target (military)
Lazy: motivationally dispossessed
Lost: locationally disadvantaged
Manhole: maintenance portal
Misunderstand: personalized interpretation
Monster: person of scales
Mugging: unforeseen funding of underclass
Murderer: termination specialist
Nerd: under-attractive, cerebrally gifted individual
Numismatist: capitalist monetary acquisition expert
Nut: hexagonal rotatable surface compression unit
Off: energy efficient
Old: chronologically gifted
Perfume: discretionary fragrance
Pervert: person engaged in nontraditional espionage
Pissed off: satisfaction deprived
Political: amorally gifted
Poor: economically marginalized
Prisoner: client of the correctional system
Prostitute: body entrepreneur
Redneck: rustically inclined
Rich: economically maximized
Secretary: stationery engineer
Sex: cooperative physical fitness
Sexist: gender biased with niceness deprived overtones
Short: altitudinally disadvantaged: vertically challenged
Smart: cerebrally gifted
Specialist: physician having concentrated on a particular field of tax shelters
Structure: impersonal hindrance
Tall: vertically gifted: altitudinally endowed
Teacher: volunteer knowledge conveyor
Teaching: personality repression
Television: medium of electrons moving in disorganized patterns
Uglier: over under-attractive
Ugliest: over-under-attractively gifted
Unsure: conceptual conflict
White: melanin-impoverished; member of the mutant albino genetic-recessive global minority
Woman: w/o man; womyn
Zipper: interlocking slide fasteners
'I think political correctness has gone too far.'
Campaign Against Political Correctness was created in 2004.
Exhibiting sincere political correctness is frequently a sign of bigotry, just the kind which is approved of by political correctness. Unless you are one of those people who go along with the idea that a bigot is someone who disagrees with political correctness. Frightened? Probably just afraid to think.
It isnt, but if I had to say why [immunity to political correctness] both types of music were thought of as 'black' music [/immunity to political correctness]
It depends on the country your asking about. In the USA, political correctness didnt really become a major problem until the 1980s and 90's. In the UK it started in the 1980s.
Personal computer or political correctness
a secret bigot exhibits cynical political correctness but a/an_____bigot goes along simply to get along.
Murphy Brown - 1988 Political Correctness 6-4 was released on: USA: 11 October 1993
Political correctness or personal computer.
Dennis Miller Live - 1994 Political Correctness 2-2 was released on: USA: 28 October 1994
Its called Political Correctness. Which of-course its total nonsense in it self.
Political correctness has ensured that there are none left.
I doubt you'll get an accurate answer in these times of political correctness.
Government experts who are convinced of the correctness of their own mistaken political predictions most clearly demonstrate?
A PC pony is one that has competed at Pony Club events - nothing to do with political correctness!!
people without the ability to defend an idea, so they prefer to silence anyone who disagrees
I heard it was Winston Churchill, but haven't been able to confirm.
I'm not a big political correctness guy, but only 5, are you serious?
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Political correctness. It might upset people that aren't Christians.
Ofcource; only, for political correctness the name has changed; and they are now called "Food Stamps"
There are many, using "they" instead of he or she , using for example "police officer" instead of "police man", others surrounding race may be the use of coloured instead of black, although the current politically correct term may have now changed. Its hard to keep up with such things.
Polite ads are advertisements that aim for political correctness in all aspects. These ads attempt to stand out from other ads in this way.
examples of political symbol
A mute is someone that cant speak, Back in the days before political correctness, they were also often called "Dumb" meaning that they couldn't speak.
Because they don't want to lose their jobs if they are called racists, sexists, etc..
WHat is the grammatical correctness
Wendy McElroy has written: 'Ireland (World's Political Hot Spots)' 'Ethiopia (World's Political Hot Spots)' 'The Vietnam War' 'Sexual correctness' -- subject(s): Feminism, Feminist theory, Political correctness 'The Philippines' 'The reasonable woman' -- subject(s): Intellectual life, Psychology, Self-esteem in women, Self-help groups, United States, Women 'The Art of Being Free' 'A Woman's Right to Pornography' 'Individualist Feminism of the Nineteenth Century' 'Nigeria and West Africa (World's Political Hot Spots)'
Some examples of linkage institutions are: political parties interest groups media elections a political party The media, political parties, locally elected members of government, lobby groups, elections, etc.
He started out in a church and slowly became famous. he tells it like it is, without the political correctness nonesense, its very rare in our days
The extremists want blood. There is no way to negotiate or buy your way out of it. Denial and political correctness are their tools.
"Political correctness" plays an increasingly major role in society, not only to keep others from becoming offended, but also for accuracy. For instance, Native Americans are no longer called Indians because the term "Indian" could easily be confused with somebody who lives in or is from India. "Happy Holidays" is used to include every holiday during a given time so that there is no confusion as to which holiday a person could be talking about.
President Abraham Lincoln
nvm (never mind)
Charles W. Holmes has written: 'Politically correct economics' -- subject(s): Economic policy, Economics, Political correctness
It is usually "elephant in the room" It refers to something that everyone in a conversation knows about and would really like to discuss, but which does not get mentioned because of embarrassment, political correctness or some similar reason.
Answer: Ukraine has not fallen to political correctness so most people say Merry Christmas which is 'З Різдвом Христовим' (Z Rizdvom Hristovim)
Australian slang is gender specific and predates political correctness and sexism. People come in two basic varieties, Blokes (males) and Sheilas (females).
Recently changed from the "Indians", due to political correctness, to the "Red Wolves". Don't know why Florida State hasn't had to change theirs.
Caspar Melville has written: 'Taking offence' -- subject(s): Multiculturalism, Identity politics, Political correctness, Religious aspects, Freedom of speech
Would it have been more straightforward of roosevelt to have openly called for a declaration of war against Hitler rather than increasing involvement gradually while claiming that he did not want war?
NO "Politician" will have his job much longer if he is honestly open about a subject. That's where the words, "diplomatic" & "political correctness" comes into play. The FIRST part of "Political Correctness" is "Political" which comes from an individual that is a "Politician." Presidents, Senators, Congressmen, Security Advisers, Secretary of Defense, Vice-Presidents, etc. are all politicians. If they want keep their jobs, they have to know WHAT to say, and WHEN to say it.
Matthew Hardy has written: 'A culture of crybabies' -- subject(s): Politics and government, Political culture, Entitlement attitudes, Popular culture, Laziness, Dependency (Psychology), Political correctness, Civilization, Social conditions, Fear, History
The head of a political party is known as a party leader. Some examples are a President, prime minister, and general secretary.
Political parties, such as the Democratic Party and the Republican Party, are examples of linkage institutions. The media is another example.
Yes. They used to be called Siamese twins but that was changed to conjoined twins for political correctness. They are twins that are born joined together by some part of their body due to the egg bot completely separating during pregnancy.
differentially abled they used to call them "idiot savants" but because of political correctness and sensitivity they shorten the term to "savants" which comes from french for wise
Political correctness is a modern invention, so to answer that question is impossible because there wasn't the curbs put on people's speech, art, or thinking that is done today.
These are examples of economic and political ideologies.
They are examples of social sciences.