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The Obama administration, through a string of delicate shifts in terminology, has softened -- or at least obfuscated -- the essence of the war against Islamic extremism. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, arguably the Washington equivalent to Madonna of re-branding, delivered an entire set of testimony without using the word "terrorism." She says she prefers "man-caused disasters."
Originally posted by wyleecoyote
Here's two more for ya. They changed "torture" to "Enhanced Interrogation Techniques". Sounds so much better doesn't it? And how many times did they change the name of the war?
War on Iraq - Operation Iraq Liberation - Operation Iraq Freedom and so on.