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Re: Gender Neutral Names, was Sally back, and conlang survey part 1 and 2

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Wednesday, December 11, 2002, 20:11
On Tue, 10 Dec 2002 06:20:46 -0800 Joseph Fatula <fatula3@...>
> I don't know about all of you, but the term "fireman" clearly > indicates > someone who puts out fires, while the term "fireperson" seems to > indicate an arsonist to me.
- The "sex-fair" version of "fireman" is |firefighter|, not |fireperson|. -Stephen (Steg), who has a final in this stuff on thursday :-P