No, this is not from The Onion. Because really, you can’t make this stuff up.
Personally, er, I mean Quick Point of Personal Privilege: I do believe that a few weeks in Marine Boot Camp would cure these Kindergartners (with apologies to actual five-year-olds) of their self-absorbed whimpering.
Via Fox News.
The Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) National Convention in Georgia this weekend came to a screeching halt when one delegate formally complained of “sensory overload” from “guys” whispering in the room — prompting another “comrade” to grab the microphone to angrily demand an immediate end to the use of “gendered language.”
The back-to-back moments of impassioned hypersensitivity at the gathering of the largest socialist organization in the United States led to bipartisan mockery from commentators, who compared the scene to something out of the sitcom “The Office” or the sketch comedy group Monty Python.
“Uh, quick point of personal privilege, um guys,” began one delegate, who identified himself as James Jackson from Sacramento, and specified that he uses the “he/him” personal pronouns.
As soon as Jackson said the word “guys,” an individual in the audience could be seen becoming visibly irate in a livestream video of the convention posted online….
But wait, there’s more! pic.twitter.com/fuD4MxSyPO
— Young Americans Against Socialism (@YAAS_America) August 4, 2019