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Thread #132499   Message #4080595
Posted By: meself
22-Nov-20 - 11:46 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
"hupersonity", obviously!

Back when women in hitherto 'men's jobs' was new, my father referred to their female letter-carrier as 'the femailman' - or 'femaleman' - not sure of the spelling ... !