Boondoggle

One blogger’s personal bridge to nowhere

Meta-legislating feminism

Jessica highlights the long-overdue official change in the male-centric lingo of the House of Representatives.  A snippet of the bill:

housegenderneutral

This is indeed hugely important, but doesn’t this “meta-legislation” underscore just how dull legislation really is?

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January 7, 2009 - Posted by | Feminism, U.S. politics | ,

2 Comments »

  1. Maybe some day they’ll get rid of his/her & he/she and replace them with hir & ze… what, a liberal arts grad can dream, can’t ze?

    Comment by Estrella | January 7, 2009 | Reply

  2. Ok, so bear with me, but how much do you want to bet that clause 4(a)(1)(B) of Rule X is actually THIS VERY CLAUSE, so that exception must be listed in order for this rule to exist! IJLTG

    Comment by Caleb | January 9, 2009 | Reply


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