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Default What words or phrases annoy you?

On Sat, 12 Jun 2021 23:33:34 -0400, Ed Pawlowski posted for all of us to

On 6/12/2021 4:06 PM, Marilyn Manson wrote:
On Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 3:35:18 PM UTC-4, Rod Speed wrote:
"Marilyn Manson" wrote in message
On Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 1:52:22 PM UTC-4, Rod Speed wrote:
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Back in the day, Moron, Imbecile and Idiot had specific IQ ranges
classified as such...

I sort of knew that, but I wonder what they do now.

Intellectually disabled mostly

I've not heard that term. The usual euphemism is "learning
That's more for kids rather than adults.
which tends to refer to people who are unkindly and humorously referred
as "the hard of thinking"
That's more of an insult.

I know a number of people who work in that segment of the health care

The correct term is "adults with disabilities".
There is no such animal as the correct term and disabled is just as valid.

What does ADA stand for?

Another Dumb Ass

I resemble that remark!