Another excellent essay by retired US Navy Chief Warrant Officer Jim Wright, who blogs from Alaska at "Stonekettle Station" - if you're not already enjoying his work on a regular basis, you really should be!
WARNING: This funny and talented author is willing to use the "naughty bits" of the English language where, er, appropriate? So, the easily offended, ideologically or linguistically speaking, should take note. Or take notes, maybe - they're the ones who could probably use the most help of this sort!
Well of course it’s silly.
Almost as silly as barring a lawmaker from speaking because she used the inoffensive and medically correct term for the female sex organ, or almost as silly as passing a bill you’re too embarrassed to debate or passing into law a term you just can’t bring yourself to define.
Click through, and enjoy!