On Apr 13, 2011, at 4:38 PM, // ravi wrote:
> On Apr 13, 2011, at 4:03 PM, John Wesley wrote:
>> Unfortunately, it's never considered "politically correct" to raise these
>> issues, legitimate concerns though they be.
>> We're still supposed to be subscribed to the mythology of girls not being able
>> to "compete" with males, particularly in math and science.
> What are you saying, man? Political correctness compels us to subscribe to the mythology of girls not being able to do math and science? I am confused!
There are no doubt some exceptions, but it's a pretty safe bet that whenever someone invokes "political correctness," what follows is going to be a reprehensible statement.