20 July 2005

"Deferred Success"

I was out news-surfing today and I dropped in on Reuters' "Oddly Enough" section where I found this gleaming example of political correctness gone mad: a teachers' group in Britain has proposed replacing "fail" with "deferred success".



Brilliant!

2 comments:

tabitha jane said...

just as brilliant as all the "don't use red ink to correct papers" nonsense

Ghost Dog said...

I know! And then there's the banning of dodgeball, and the not keeping score in games and stuff. I could go on and on.