“Wog. Spastic. Queer. Nigger. Dwarf. Cripple. Fatty. Gimp. Paki. Mick. Mong. Poof. Coon. Gyppo.”
These are all terrible words. But Jeremy Clarkson wants to know why people are allowed to say the word “beverage”.
I’m not a grammar freak — I can eat, shoot and then take it or leave it — but when someone says “myself” instead of “me” I find it more offensive than if they’d said “spastic wog”.
My least favourite American word: “period” instead of “full-stop”. I hate it. Peri…. I mean, I just hate it.