Originally Posted by JRiverMartin
I once had a letter to the editor of my local newspaper "corrected" before printing, because a word I used wasn't in their outdated dictionary! The word was "heterosexist". My letter was badly botched! All the opinion page editor would have had to do is to google it, and would have found that it was included in many contemporary dictionaries. <sigh>
I'll go out on a limb and venture that whoever edited that WAS "heterosexist".