The politically correct, in recent years, have refused to use the standard time abbreviations B.C. and A.D. because of their reference to Christ, and the Latin for Lord. Instead, they argue that we should designate a year as either C.E. (common era) or B.C.E. (before common era).
Spike Lee has an alternative:
Lee predicted Obama would be elected in November.
"When that happens, it will change everything. ... You'll have to measure time by `Before Obama' and `After Obama,'" Lee said during the panel. "It's an exciting time to be alive now."