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Is the term "cougar" (to describe an older woman interested in younger men) offensive?

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Poll Results: 4,018 votes
41%
Yes, I do not like the term.
 
38%
No, it is not offensive.
 
15%
I'm not sure.
 
5%
Other.
 


The "cougar" trend may be making its way towards the exit!




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Sue H.
Thursday April 17, 2014, 7:45 PM


Worse monikers have been applied.

Mary T.
Monday April 14, 2014, 12:27 PM


yes, do not like the term

Todor Todorov
Tuesday March 11, 2014, 7:56 AM


Not sure

Borg Drone
Saturday February 22, 2014, 1:48 AM


don't care

Dave C.
Saturday January 25, 2014, 6:58 PM


it seems insulting to the animals......

Amanda S.
Wednesday January 22, 2014, 7:17 PM


That is a purely subjective question. One woman may find it highly offensive while another may absolutely relish the term.

JL A.
Monday December 30, 2013, 8:05 PM


not when used more than counterpart for men

Nimue Pendragon
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 7:52 PM


don't care

Nimue Pendragon
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 7:52 PM


don't care

Nimue Pendragon
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 7:52 PM


don't care



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