Posts tagged "profanity"

Eminem Against Cursing In His House

"I'm a parent. I have daughters. I don't cuss. I mean, how would I really sound, as a person … walking around my house [saying] 'Bitch, pick this up,' you know what I mean? Profanity around my house? No. I feel like it's your job to parent them." —Eminem's songs may be filled with…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 11, 2010

Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: Should Ladies Curse?

Last week I guest hosted Maxim Radio on Sirius and one of the topics we covered was whether men find it unattractive when women curse or use words like "douchebag" -- it was unclear from the calls we got whether men stand firmly on either side, so I decided to ask the guys on my…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 19, 2008

Like Red Nailpolish? You’d Make A Horrible Wife

In the 1930s, Dr. George W. Crane, who ran a counseling practice and started his own matchmaking service, designed a test to give couples feedback on their marriages. Either the husband or the wife took the test, which rates the wife in various areas. Crane attempted to make the test scientific, but he did admit…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 14, 2008