'Master' and 'slave' computer labels unacceptable, officials say

I just read this story and I felt the urge to vomit. Who in thier right friggin minds would challenge something like this.

Like Master and slave is referring to in some obscure way to slavery as it was back in the day.

I would like to grab the little bastard making a stink about this and strangle the life out of his fruity, granola eating, pansy ****** arse self.


WTF is this world coming to!?

LOS ANGELES, California (Reuters) – Los Angeles officials have asked that manufacturers, suppliers and contractors stop using the terms “master” and “slave” on computer equipment, saying such terms are unacceptable and offensive.

The request – which has some suppliers furious and others busy re-labeling components – came after an unidentified worker spotted a videotape machine carrying devices labeled “master” and “slave” and filed a discrimination complaint with the county’s Office of Affirmative Action Compliance…