Yo Spectrum, as you said before, it's 2018. There's offensive things everywhere. But with all the chaos, suffering and insanity going on in the world and in our own communities, and all the BS spread through social media, that you would bully someone on an obscure hiking website like CT over a rather innocuous choice of words is pathetic.
Ted that's an interesting point about the post-colonial use of the word blah blah blah. But of all people, are YOU really going to call people out about being politically correct?! Ha!