Presidents Category

+14 votes
In anticipation of possibly our next presidential election shouldn't we convert the category Wives of US Presidents to Spouses of US Presidents.  I'm just saying ...
in Policy and Style by Ed Burke G2G6 Mach 2 (23.1k points)
retagged by Lianne Lavoie

2 Answers

+3 votes
Forward thinking and a good gender neutral approach for the future! We do have history to contend with and it seems like changing wives for spouses is sort of revisionist. I would prefer wives, husbands, or partners, rather than a single category.

I had wanted to ask if it is possible to convert a category after the fact too.

by Anonymous W G2G6 Mach 6 (65.5k points)
+8 votes
I had been thinking the same thing! I think we should change it. Even if we don't get Hillary, hopefully there will eventually be a president with a husband, and I think they should all go in the same category.
by Lianne Lavoie G2G6 Pilot (423k points)

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