Here is some political correctness that will make you laugh. I feared, years ago, that if we don't stop this crap it will get out of control. Well, we may be there now. And by "we" I mean everyone in the world. lol
Calling animals 'pets' is insulting, academics claim - Telegraph
Animal lovers should stop calling their furry or feathered friends ?pets? because the term is insulting, leading academics claim.
Phrases such as ?sly as a fox, ?eat like a pig? or ?drunk as a skunk? are all unfair to animals, they claim.
And let's not overlook this gem.
Brit pub singer arrested for singing racist 'Kung Fu Fighting' song to Chinese - Yahoo! News
A pub singer has been arrested in the Isle of Wight, the largest island of England, on suspicion of racism for singing the classic chart hit 'Kung Fu Fighting'
Ledger is said to have offended two Chinese people as they walked past the Driftwood Beach Bar in Sandown, where he was singing.