Swedish School Eliminates GenderErin Gloria Ryan6/26/11 6:07pmFiled to: gender politicsSchoolSwedenThose crazy swedes197EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkA preschool in Sweden is doing its part to make Tucker Carlson's bowtie spin around in shock and surprise.AdvertisementCNN reports that the Egalia preschool in Stockholm will eliminate gender specific pronouns, and refer to the children present as "friends" rather than "boys" or "girls." Also on the chopping block? Fairy tales that further gender stereotypes, to be replaced with tales of families featuring gay and lesbian couples.The school is funded by Swedish taxpayers, but if it ever finds itself in dire financial straits, it could always make extra money by charging American conservatives a hefty fee for a Halloween House of Liberal Horror tour of the facilities.AdvertisementScandinavian countries are known for their hippie dippie socialist ways, leading the world in gender equality."Society expects girls to be girlie, nice and pretty and boys to be manly, rough and outgoing," teacher Jenny Johnsson told the AP. "Egalia gives them a fantastic opportunity to be whoever they want to be."It's a whole school of Storms!