«(...) “Man-caused disasters” is actually a euphemism of a euphemism, because the “War on Terror” itself has no real meaning. Terror is a method, not an end or a place. Fighting a “War on Terror” is like fighting a War on Cannons or Airplanes. Meaningless.
But we all know that the “War on Terror” is actually a euphemism for the “War on Radical Islam.” But nobody says it. Nobody official anyway. (Bush did say something like that once in a speech, as I recall, but was quickly shouted down by the nabobs of political correctness.) (...)»
Monday, January 4, 2010
Eufemismo de um eufemismo
De Roger L. Simon no Pajamas Media, sobre a absoluta necessidade de "chamar os bois pelos nomes":