April 30, 2003

SOMETIMES I ENVY THE OMEGA MAN

: Talk of brainstorming 'may offend epileptics' (Liz Lightfoot, 26/04/2003, Daily Telegraph))
The term "brainstorming" has become the latest target of political correctness, according to a charity.

Trainee teachers are being told to avoid the word for fear of offending pupils with epilepsy. Instead they are being advised to use "word storm" or "thought shower".
Posted by Orrin Judd at April 30, 2003 7:42 PM
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