The Word Pepperoni to Randomly Be Banned From New York School Tests

Pep' talk.
Pep' talk. Photo: Local lemons

Advocates have proposed that a bunch of emotionally-charged words like divorce and Christmas become illegal to use in school tests throughout New York. Another psychological trigger word? Pepperoni. Because “persons of some religions or cultures may not indulge in.” As of now, salumi is still safe. [CNN]