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Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 2:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

She was not PC

Possibly a quick no-brainer, but that's OK
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 2:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

PC =
Past Commander?
personal computer?
police constable?
politically correct?
Privy Council? Counselor?
percent?
petty cash?
prices current?

She =
Human? Female? Animal? Plant? Statue? Electronic? Robot/Android? Boat?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 7:08 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 02:43 pm:

PC =
Past Commander?
personal computer?
police constable? yope
politically correct? yope
Privy Council? Counselor?
percent?
petty cash?
prices current?

She =
Human? Female? Animal? Plant? Statue? Electronic? Robot/Android? Boat? female human
Katy (Katy)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 7:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is she a police constable?
Did she hold non-politically correct views?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 9:06 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Katy (Katy) on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 07:51 pm:

Is she a police constable? yope
Did she hold non-politically correct views? yes
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 10:49 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Police Commissioner?
In the police at all?
In one of the law enforcement departments? FBI? CIA? Lawyer?
Did she believe that you can't grab terrorists or profile people if they had green cards? (if so, please kill her)
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 11:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

y Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 - 10:49 pm:

Police Commissioner? no
In the police at all? yes
In one of the law enforcement departments? FBI? CIA? Lawyer? British police
Did she believe that you can't grab terrorists or profile people if they had green cards? (if so, please kill her) nope - no green cards here
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 4:04 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Crud... *tries to remember all the English police names*

Oh well, would she be considered the equivalent of a... new police officer? sargeant? Lieutenant? Police Chief? Police Captain? Detective? Bobby? 42?

Did she not make _____ (insert appropriate rank here, e.g. Captain) because of the views she held?

Was the non-politically correct thing related to ordinary politics? Police politics? Job politics? Personal Politics? Ethics? Did she mouth off/say something bad about her boss and it cost her?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 5:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 04:04 pm:

Crud... *tries to remember all the English police names*

Oh well, would she be considered the equivalent of a... new police officer? sargeant? Lieutenant? Police Chief? Police Captain? Detective? Bobby? 42? she was at the rank of constable

Did she not make _____ (insert appropriate rank here, e.g. Captain) because of the views she held? no

Was the non-politically correct thing related to ordinary politics? Police politics? this one Job politics? and this Personal Politics? no doubt they influenced her Ethics? possibly Did she mouth off/say something bad about her boss and it cost her? no
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 6:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did her non-PC belief revolve around...
Police pay? Benefits?
Treatment of prisoners?
Use of equipment?
Treatment of co-workers?
Treatment of superiors?
Treatment of subordinates?
Dress? Appearance?
Conflict of Interest?
Accepting "buisness courtesies" and bribes?
Other?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 7:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 06:31 pm:

Did her non-PC belief revolve around...
Police pay? Benefits?
Treatment of prisoners?
Use of equipment?
Treatment of co-workers? this is closest
Treatment of superiors?
Treatment of subordinates?
Dress? Appearance?
Conflict of Interest?
Accepting "buisness courtesies" and bribes?
Other?
Tim A. Dowd (Bodo)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 9:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Sexual harrassment relevant? Language? Any sort of "ism" or prejudice?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 11:37 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Tim A. Dowd (Bodo) on Thursday, October 27, 2005 - 09:35 pm:

Sexual harrassment relevant? no Language? this is involved - but may mislead Any sort of "ism" or prejudice? yessish
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 2:35 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Language involved: English? French? Other?
Or do you mean swearing?

ism/prejudice: Towards somebody from another country? Somebody with a non-english accent? French?

Did she get fired over this incident?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 2:46 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 02:35 pm:

Language involved: English? yes French? Other?
Or do you mean swearing? no

ism/prejudice: Towards somebody from another country? Somebody with a non-english accent? French? no to all

Did she get fired over this incident?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 2:46 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she get fired over this incident? no
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 2:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

ism/prejudice towards: Race? Sexual orientation? Speech pattern? Habits? Intelligence? Beliefs? Religion?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 4:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 02:55 pm:

ism/prejudice towards: Race? Sexual orientation? Speech pattern? Habits? Intelligence? Beliefs? Religion? none of these
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 5:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did she have "pet names" for all of her co-workers?
Lisa (Dlcygnet)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 6:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is this... non-pc attitude directed towards all her co-workers? Some? Just her partner? Does she abuse her partner? Make him run out to buy coffee and doughnuts? Because he/she is younger?
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 6:47 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 05:58 pm:

Did she have "pet names" for all of her co-workers? no

By Lisa (Dlcygnet) on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 06:01 pm:

Is this... non-pc attitude directed towards all her co-workers? no Some? no Just her partner? no Does she abuse her partner? no Make him run out to buy coffee and doughnuts? no Because he/she is younger? n/r
Lynne (Lynne)
Posted on Friday, October 28, 2005 - 6:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

yes, I know that seems to contradict my answer yesterday at 7.18pm :)