Is being pissed off a strong enough reaction to this PC nonsense?

Posted by lrshultis 3 months ago to Technology
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How do some non human connotations of words get to be anthropomorphize by somewhat intelligent humans?
SOURCE URL: https://gizmodo.com/python-programming-language-ditches-master-slave-terms-1829057867


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  • Posted by Abaco 2 months, 4 weeks ago
    There's a war on language now. Sitting on my shelf at my desk, no more than about 5 feet away from me right now, is a copy of 1984... If you haven't read it since high school, now's the time to read it again...
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  • Posted by  $  mshupe 3 months ago
    Its the turf battle over linguistic territory. Its how all authoritarian movements begin. Jordan Peterson talks about this very convincingly.
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  • Posted by Andy 3 months ago
    These SJWs are huffy about freedom and want to get rid of any idea of a master slave relationship. If I worked in computers I'd keep using the words.
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  • Posted by  $  exceller 3 months ago
    I am not surprised at anything any more.

    After some SF board has decided to rename human sexual organs in order not to offend transgender and other "classes".

    Mental disease knows no limits.
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