Posted by SR on November 17, 2003
In Reply to: The R-word posted by Brian from Shawnee on November 17, 2003
: Last night during a retrospective on the year 1986 on the VH-1 cable channel, they censored the word "retarded". This was in a reference to the TV show LA Law, which featured an actor playing a retarded office assistant at the fictional Mackenzie-Brackman law firm. The person who was censored then continued her comment, using the phrase "mentally challenged", which was not censored.
There was a little old man... sorry! There was a vertically challenged, chronologically advanced person... Political Correctness is everywhere!!
- People-first language ESC 17/November/03
- Not all PC is bad Anders 17/November/03