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AqUaNtUmEpIc t1_j9zcabn wrote

I think it’s because the term fireman “will not be tolerated” in spite of firemen existing. A male fire fighter can no longer refer to himself as a fireman. The chief said the term still sneaks into todays nomenclature and they won’t allow it.


Imaginary-Voice1902 t1_ja0bzcy wrote

There really aren’t more pressing matters than controlling how people describe themselves?