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It seems an expansive use of the term "postmodern". Tom Send a noteboard - 04/05/2012 12:12:19 AM
I usually err on the side of conservatism in the use of language. Just today a friend pointed out that I had used the word "stewardess" over five times in the course of telling a story about a flight I had taken. I said, "Well, what would you call a stewardess?" His response was "a stewardess, but it's not PC." I laughed and asked when I have ever been PC.

Political correctness is the pettiest form of casuistry.

ἡ δὲ κἀκ τριῶν τρυπημάτων ἐργαζομένη ἐνεκάλει τῇ φύσει, δυσφορουμένη, ὅτι δὴ μὴ καὶ τοὺς τιτθοὺς αὐτῇ εὐρύτερον ἢ νῦν εἰσι τρυπώη, ὅπως καὶ ἄλλην ἐνταῦθα μίξιν ἐπιτεχνᾶσθαι δυνατὴ εἴη. – Procopius

Ummaka qinnassa nīk!

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