Political correctness – or how reality is distorted

When I think back to yesteryear I remember things which the commissars of political correctness tell me don’t exist.  I am sure that I remember these things, and in many cases the same people I remember do the same jobs but apparently not.

Some of these are trivial examples of making people feel more important, for example:

  • street sweepers of yesteryear have become environmental technicians
  • secretaries now seem to be executive assistants
  • prisoners (or inmates) are now custody facility guests
  • airlines no longer have stewards or stewardesses but employ flight attendants

I also heard that a well known brand redesignated all of their telesales staff as  Continue reading