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Terminology Update

posted at 9:40 pm on April 14, 2009 by

C’mon people, can we try to avoid the hurtful terms for illegal alie … I mean, illegal immi … make that unauthorized immi … You know, that’s really no good, either. Darn, being sensitive is hard. Document-challenged Ameri … heck, let’s just call them Americans and be done with it. Terminology Alert, with a nod to the Pew Hispanic Center, which wants to make sure you know what good citizens illegal aliens are.

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Oh good grief, PC to the max. Secure the borders, then I will worry about what to call them. Although I still have a problem with the fact that as a citizen I am not given a pass when I break the law.

Cindy Munford on April 14, 2009 at 9:50 PM

I prefer “border jumping asshats who can’t wait in a line like everybody else”.

MadisonConservative on April 14, 2009 at 9:52 PM

I still laugh at Dingy Harry’s “Undocumented Americans.”

What a tool.

cs89 on April 14, 2009 at 10:15 PM

MadisonConservative on April 14, 2009 at 9:52 PM

Snappy but too long.

Cindy Munford on April 14, 2009 at 10:16 PM

It would be nice if we could just call them gone

jadedlady on April 14, 2009 at 10:22 PM

We solved terrorism by changing its name.

We solved the the war on terror by dropping the name.

We just solved the immigration problem by, yup, you guessed it.

Vincenzo on April 14, 2009 at 11:32 PM

They’re Pre-mericans, obviously. ;-)

Laura on April 15, 2009 at 1:57 PM