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Florida Lawmaker, Reprimanded For Using The Word 'Uterus'


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March 31st, 2011, 07:32 PM
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Scott Randolph, Florida Lawmaker, Reprimanded For Using The Word 'Uterus'

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Apparently, a lawmaker in the Florida House of Representatives ran afoul of that august body's rules of politesse today after he used an inappropriate word on the House floor today.

That word: uterus. Wait, what?
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Additionally, the Speaker believes it is important for all Members to be mindful of and respectful to visitors and guests, particularly the young pages and messengers who are seated in the chamber during debates. In the past, if the debate is going to contain language that would be considered inappropriate for children and other guests, the Speaker will make an announcement in advance, asking children and others who may be uncomfortable with the subject matter to leave the floor and gallery.


But uterus? That's really an inappropriate word?
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Umm... how is uterus inappropriate?
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