Reply to post: Re: Pimp or madam?

Q. If machine learning is so smart, how come AI models are such racist, sexist homophobes? A. Humans really suck

katrinab Silver badge

Re: Pimp or madam?

Sure, but if I see someone described as a "madam" I assume they are meaning no 2 in the Oxford dictionary - "A conceited or bossy girl or young woman", rather than meaning no 3 - "A woman who runs a brothel".

Also, "pimp" is "A man who controls prostitutes and arranges clients for them, taking a percentage of their earnings in return.", which has a much more specific meaning than "brothel-keeper" which is the gender-neutral equivalent of "madam"

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