follicly challenged

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follicly challenged

adjective A slang term referring to a person who is bald.
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politically correct

Politically sensitive adjective Referring to language reflecting awareness and sensitivity to another person's physical, mental, cultural, or other disadvantages or deviations from a norm; a person is not mentally retarded, but rather mentally challenged; a person is not obese but rather has an eating disorder, etc
Politically correct-a microglossary
Former term PC term
American Indian Native American
Black African American
Demented Disoriented, severely confused
Handicapped Disadvantaged
Homophobic Heterosexually biased
Housebound Domestic
(American) Indian  Native American
Mentally retarded Mentally disabled or challenged
Obese Large, ample, right-sized
Oriental  Asian
Physically handicapped Physically disadvantaged
Poorly educated Educationally disadvantaged
Racist Culturally insensitive
Stupid Educationally challenged
Politically correct ad absurdum–a microglossary
PCAA term Translation
Colorful Flaky, fruity
Detail oriented  Anal-retentive or, if extreme, obsessive compulsive
Eccentric  Nuts, weird
Enthusiastic & hopeful  Insufferably arrogant
Follicly challenged  Bald
Knowledge deficient Ignorant
Obtunded Stupid
Sexual arts specialist  Prostitute, hooker
Sexual arts aficionado  Slut, sleaze
Vertically challenged Short
Vertically enhanced  Tall
Visually challenged Myopic  
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"I couldn't believe it when I saw bushy hair coming out of the side of my head because I'm follicly challenged.
"ISN'T that Gregg Wallace?" said the Mail's follicly challenged restaurant critic Paul Fulford, pointing towards an equally unhairy man walking into Purnell's, the posh new city centre eaterie opened by Michelin-starred chef Glynn Purnell.
"Thank god I'm not follicly challenged. I wake up every day and it is still there.
I run the Star Inn close by in Steyning and noticed that quite a number of my early evening regulars were follicly challenged. So I thought: why not form a club?
And with the Windsor men's follicly challenged history, leaving the "bald" off was a sensible precaution.
"It's what I've got," Boris snapped at an interviewer who had the temerity to suggest he was follicly challenged.
Hailed as a 'miracle cure' for baldness, Propecia promises to do for the follicly challenged what Viagra did for the impotent.
On-form Keith Lilley won the 56-mile Follicly Challenged Road Race in West Sussex, while Joey Williams made it two wins from two rides for the team with victory in the Frank Tidmarsh Memorial event over 42 miles at Bridgnorth.
And on a subconscious level, they believe the follicly challenged to be better in bed than their hirsute brothers.
Ladies are often attracted to a silken locked guitarist but a follicly challenged harpist is a different matter.

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