I've always hated the term "politically correct." It implies derogatory language – whether it be racist, sexist or just plain dumb – would be correct if it weren't for those silly old politicians.

But I can also see where sensitivity goes too far. In fact, I saw a case just like that this morning while waiting in line at my neighborhood Starbucks.

Seems the fat kids over in Liverpool, England, want to make me stop calling them "obese." I guess it hurts their feelings.

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