I got this for Christmas from my daughter:
Before all you Polacks get all riled up,
remember she's half Polish, and proud of it!
Oh, and by the way, when we went back to
Poland I discovered that the Polish people
refer to themselves as Polacks. Like, they
use the term in casual conversation when
talking about other Poles.
And here I always thought it was a negative
term because of all the Polish jokes I heard
when I was growing up. In fact, that was
the only way I had ever heard Polish
people described, was derogatory.
Now I realize that the only people I hear
telling Polish jokes turn out to be pretty big