Google+
Close

The Corner

The one and only.

Re: Sensitivity Police



Text  



Several readers reminded me of “paddy wagon,” which only the pathologically oversensitive associate with Irishmen any more. Another suggested that perhaps the mineral gypsum was also a slur against Gypsies (excuse me — Roma), especially since gypsum is added to cement as… “retarder.”



Text  


Sign up for free NRO e-mails today:

Subscribe to National Review