Share and Ask Pronouns When Making Introductions


“When introducing yourself, offer your name and pronouns — even to familiar colleagues and students,” asks a poster created by the school’s Faculty Senate Gender Inclusivity Task Force. “Offer your name and pronoun in faculty meetings, committees, and other spaces where students may not be present.”

  • FactsWillOut

    As long as we’re making it up as we go along, my pronoun will be “Genghis Kahn, Leader of men, slayer of warriors, despoiler of nations and ravisher of women.”

  • Ron MacDonald

    It, its and itself works for me when dealing with someone who is confused about its gender.

  • FactsWillOut

    “Yes, we should definitely work to foster an environment where those who do feel the need to have this discussion can feel comfortable and respected in doing so. ”

    Fuck them.

    • I agree – fuck their little fucking minds.

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    • Slickfoot The Deplorable

      Brevity of response is important, and if forceful enough it tends to discourage argument.

      • Editor

        Exactly. Any opening to this nonsense will inevitably lead to accusations of multiple phobias and isms. It’s useless.

  • truthdareisay

    My name is Vardit and I’m really something! hahahahahahahaha! Or to those who hate me.. I’m really something else 🙂 🙂 Is that acceptable? Gotta sit down and write a new book of batshit crazy etiquette

  • tom_billesley

    They could hyphenate their pronoun and name, like She-Ra.

  • Surele Surele

    I am she, I have vagina. If you have a penis you will always be a he. So sue me, you little it.

  • David J. White

    “My preferred pronouns are ‘f*ck’ and ‘off.'”

  • Hard Little Machine

    Some cultures don’t use a pronoun when addressing people. We should do that.

    • canminuteman

      Or we could put the insane in mental hospitals.

      • Hard Little Machine

        Obamacare doesn’t cover lifetime commitment yet, not even for his political enemies.

  • Allan

    These SJWs all need to just shut the fuck up and let people live their lives.