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What does PC stand for?

PC stands for Paternalistic Condescension (alternative for Politically Correct)

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The American soldiers, when they appear, are largely indistinguishable from one another, and speak in short, terse sentences--offered the unprecedented opportunity to photograph Hirohito in his garden, they regard him with paternalistic condescension.
Such voter alienation hasn't been helped by the paternalistic condescension from today's leading politicians.