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Oracle's Larry Ellison claims his Sparc M7 chip is hacker-proof – Errr...

John Savard Silver badge

Re: Can we ditch the silly political correctness in reg articles

Actually, since "they" is plural, not singular, using "they" as if it were a gender-neutral singular pronoun is both ungrammatical and an example of "silly student union-level language politics". So using "she", even though malicious hackers are usually male, is actually less bad.

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