Pathetic: Associated Press officially drops ‘illegal immigrant’ from Stylebook; Update: More media to follow?

All hail political correctness!

The AP has announced on its blog that it no longer sanctions the use of the term “illegal immigrant” to describe immigrants who are in this country illegally. No, really:

AP Stylebook illegal immigrants


Welcome to the wonderful world of “real journalism,” folks.



Hey, why stop with the Associated Press? There’s so much more PC potential!

Looks like more “nuanced” reporting could be on its way:

Nothing would make the SEIU happier:



Such utter lame-itude from the AP warrants major mockery. Fortunately, snarky Twitterers delivered. Enjoy!


Editor’s note: The original title contained a typographical error. It has since been corrected.

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