We need to reinstate the “sticks and stones” rule. We are out of control with political correctness. Now that the word “cougar” has a sexual connotation (a fairly recent development) and could be potentially offensive to SOME middle-aged women, we have to rename sports teams with that mascot? This is a SLANG usage for the word “cougar.”
If you ask me, actual COUGARS are the ones who should be offended being compared to loose, predatory, middle-aged women.
Grow up people, and stop looking for words to be offended by.
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