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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    Nice talking to and the irrelevancy of your insults...
    I guess I'll have to work on the PC thing. I was gonna smother puppies and have 'em on the grill, but instead, in a tip of the hat to PC, I'll have kittens instead. There's more of them than puppies. I hope I'm making progress. Yes, it's irrelevant. So what? Ooooohh. PC stuff. I'll get relevant. PC is BS. Examine your thoughts and what may be behind them, then say what you think. How's that?

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    Why would it be odd to see a male flight attendent today when in your mom's day they were women?
    I had just gotten used to the idea of flight attendants being women, especially hearing my mom talk about the height and weight requirements (you had to look like a supermodel at all times in that job) that I just never pictured a male flight attendant. Things have changed since the 70's
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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by humbolt View Post
    I guess I'll have to work on the PC thing. I was gonna smother puppies and have 'em on the grill, but instead, in a tip of the hat to PC, I'll have kittens instead. There's more of them than puppies. I hope I'm making progress. Yes, it's irrelevant. So what? Ooooohh. PC stuff. I'll get relevant. PC is BS. Examine your thoughts and what may be behind them, then say what you think. How's that?
    WHOOSH... I think you sarcasm went way over my head before... my bad.

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by HorseLoverGirl View Post
    I had just gotten used to the idea of flight attendants being women, especially hearing my mom talk about the height and weight requirements (you had to look like a supermodel at all times in that job) that I just never pictured a male flight attendant. Things have changed since the 70's
    ahhhh. got it. Not that I demand it but as a man, having a pretty flight attendent sure is nice. Here we have a very small airport and flight industry so I see the same flight attendents a lot and most on domestic flights are women here and damn if a couple wouldn't be top models, destroying most.

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    WHOOSH... I think you sarcasm went way over my head before... my bad.
    Sorry. My fault. Just having fun. I've been known to be a little sarcastic. Now and then. The PC stuff is a curse that cuts too many ways to mention. I'm not sure how far from reality we can get, but I think we're exploring the limits.

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    Let me check...

    Yes?
    Wow.
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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by humbolt View Post
    Sorry. My fault. Just having fun. I've been known to be a little sarcastic. Now and then. The PC stuff is a curse that cuts too many ways to mention. I'm not sure how far from reality we can get, but I think we're exploring the limits.
    We don't interact much and I am usually the more sarcastic by far with others so you throw me from time to time...

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by ThePlayDrive View Post
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    Wow why? They were both being PC from different directions...

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    Wow why? They were both being PC from different directions...
    Wow at you thinking that I was deflecting rather than recognizing that I was communicating indifference towards your anecdote.

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    Re: Political Correctness

    Quote Originally Posted by Bodhisattva View Post
    I accidentally said "stewardess" during my last flight to my daughter and a guy showed up and I thought "I am glad nobody heard me"... how stupid is that just because I am older and that WAS THE TERM FOREVER back in the day.
    Yeah, now they're all "flight attendants": "rrring" Please attend to me....

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