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WTF: Tips On How to Swear Well

Deborah Fulsang | Posted 06.23.2014 | Canada Living
Deborah Fulsang

There's a time and a place for everything, swearing included. But if you don't swear well -- at the right time, in the right place, to the right crowd -- you just sound, well, uneducated and déclassé. So, a few pointers on the topic:

Sexting, F-Bombs and Gastropubs: Merriam-Webster Gets (Too) Hip

JD Halperin | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Living
JD Halperin

The new Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary is out this week, and they have added a few words that make me doubt the seriousness of these lexicographers. These drudges may not be harmless. While I admit that sexting and F-bomb have a place in the dictionary, I can't help but feel like these lexicographers are pandering. I know that not all new entries are "fun" like these two, but I also suspect that there's a mandatory minimum of words like these to be included every year in order to generate Internet chatter.

Canada's Most Vulgar City (INFOGRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.23.2012 | Canada Living

What the #%$!? How many times did you swear today? Scratch that, how many times did you drop the f-bomb in a tweet about your slow commute or the w...