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FED UP WITH BEING POLITICALLY CORRECT?

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Once upon a time in 1989, I sat down to write a book in the pre-politically correct days. It was my very first attempt to write a full length novel – this was before I gave up teaching to write for a living – so that’s how long ago it was. Ha, I bet some of you were not even born then. Now, I’m really depressed.

Of course I was going to take the literary world by storm, you know the stuff, gala performances, entertainment on mega yachts, people queuing round blocks just to get a peek at me – only the lucky first 5,000 would get the signed copies. I’m sure it must have saved so many getting nightmares after the shock of actually seeing the real me.

But guess what happened? Hollywood – yes Hollywood!

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Not for my book you understand, but someone else’s book. How dare they!…

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2 Comments

  1. suessoapbox says:

    Political correctness has gone bloody mad!!

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  2. franklparker says:

    I think it’s important to be sensitive to other people’s feelings and to avoid prejudice. But I do agree that some policy makers take the concept too far.

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