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I love foul language as much as I love highbrow art and postmodern literature.

I do not condone the frequent and explicit use of foul language, but I support the notion that it is a daily necessity or a necessary evil, without which human civilisation cannot thrive on. 140 more words

Is it possible to have a conversation without swearing?

I don’t usually like to ruminate, but there is something that has been bothering me lately. There is a problem with the way people talk to each other. 641 more words

A journalist's dilemma

On Friday night, I covered a Mizzou volleyball game. Missouri lost. Badly. 

This is my second year covering the team, and I’ve never before seen them get swept at home. 330 more words

Pineapple fried rice

Fucking grass! Iit’s everywhere. You get it growing up through the cracks in your drive, sprouting in your flower beds and you keep having to mow the fucker every few days in the summer. 924 more words


Baked sea bream with chilli, ginger, lime and spring onion

The career of Richard Curtis has covered writing Blackadder, Mr Bean and any unfunny “rom-com” starring Hugh Grant made over what seems like the last couple of hundred pissing years. 1,112 more words


@#%$ing Profanity

At one point the FCC, Federal Communications Commission, had a policy prohibiting the use of swear words and indecency on television. Later, brought up in court,  294 more words

Part Two: R-Rated Bible Study

“I need to tell you something,” I said, as I leaned over to my Bible study leader one cold evening in February.

“What’s that?”

“I’m going to drop the f-bomb tonight.” 1,097 more words