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# swearing - Sunday 28 August, 2016

11 Irish swear words we need the world to understand
# Poxy
From The Daily Edge
# Poxy

11 Irish swear words we need the world to understand

Aug 28th 2016, 6:00 PM 11,036 Views 0 Comments

Pure cac.

# swearing - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Manchester council bans swearing on streets near football stadium
# What The F***
# What The F***

Manchester council bans swearing on streets near football stadium

Mar 3rd 2016, 9:32 AM 7,792 Views 42 Comments

The council said it was introduced to address anti-social behaviour.

# swearing - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

People have fallen in love with this sweary colouring book for adults
# NSFW
From The Daily Edge
# NSFW

People have fallen in love with this sweary colouring book for adults

Dec 23rd 2015, 2:31 PM 5,913 Views 2 Comments

All the relaxation, none of the cuteness.

# swearing - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

WATCH: French politician calls terrorist leader a "f***ing bastard" on live TV
# Nathalie Goulet
# Nathalie Goulet

WATCH: French politician calls terrorist leader a "f***ing bastard" on live TV

Nov 18th 2015, 11:58 PM 31,989 Views 78 Comments

And she’s been getting a lot of support, too…

# swearing - Sunday 30 August, 2015

The historical origins of 6 swear words we use every day (most of us...)

The historical origins of 6 swear words we use every day (most of us...)

Aug 30th 2015, 10:30 AM 32,690 Views 39 Comments

Who dropped the first ever f-bomb?

# swearing - Friday 28 August, 2015

Is it ever OK to say the word c**t?
# I Swear
From The Daily Edge
# I Swear

Is it ever OK to say the word c**t?

Aug 28th 2015, 11:17 AM 32,722 Views 22 Comments

The most controversial of all the swear words.

# swearing - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Sky News being investigated after presenter says 'f***' live on air
# Oops
# Oops

Sky News being investigated after presenter says 'f***' live on air

Aug 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 42,224 Views 61 Comments

Two people complained.

# swearing - Friday 17 July, 2015

11 uniquely Irish ways of swearing
# Poetic
From The Daily Edge
# Poetic

11 uniquely Irish ways of swearing

Jul 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 31,046 Views 12 Comments

When you want to swear but can’t go all out with it.

# swearing - Thursday 9 July, 2015

This ad features nothing but children cursing
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

This ad features nothing but children cursing

Jul 9th 2015, 11:00 AM 17,445 Views 10 Comments

It’s not big or clever, but it’s pretty funny.

# swearing - Friday 26 June, 2015

Poll: Is banning swearing in public a step too far?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is banning swearing in public a step too far?

Jun 26th 2015, 9:32 AM 21,920 Views 82 Comments

Waterford City Council has brought in a ban on swearing in public places, but many locals aren’t happy about it.

# swearing - Thursday 25 June, 2015

The good people of Waterford have organised a special swearing party in the park
# Waterford Fights Back
# Waterford Fights Back

The good people of Waterford have organised a special swearing party in the park

Jun 25th 2015, 8:56 PM 14,157 Views 29 Comments

People are railing against a decision by Waterford City and County Council to ban swearing in public parks.

The good people of Waterford have organised a special swearing party in the park
# Backstards
From The Daily Edge
# Backstards

The good people of Waterford have organised a special swearing party in the park

Jun 25th 2015, 9:28 AM 3,041 Views 2 Comments

Damn the man.

# swearing - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

S*@#! Waterford has banned swearing in its public parks
# Curse That
# Curse That

S*@#! Waterford has banned swearing in its public parks

Jun 24th 2015, 3:32 PM 10,032 Views 51 Comments

But how careful do you have to be?

# swearing - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing
# CHEESED OFF
From The Daily Edge
# CHEESED OFF

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing

Mar 18th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,680 Views 3 Comments

GIMME SOME F***ING CHEESE.

# swearing - Monday 1 December, 2014

How potty-mouthed are you on Twitter? You better watch out...
# Twitter
# Twitter

How potty-mouthed are you on Twitter? You better watch out...

Dec 1st 2014, 1:23 PM 13,414 Views 6 Comments

…naughty and nice lists are being made

# swearing - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Amazing video shows sassy little girls swearing in the name of feminism
# F-Bomb
From The Daily Edge
# F-Bomb

Amazing video shows sassy little girls swearing in the name of feminism

Oct 22nd 2014, 3:58 PM 4,557 Views 10 Comments

Needless to say, the language is very NSFW.

# swearing - Saturday 11 October, 2014

21 times autocorrect was a complete prude
# Ducking Aunt
From The Daily Edge
# Ducking Aunt

21 times autocorrect was a complete prude

Oct 11th 2014, 1:00 PM 28,199 Views 7 Comments

Come on autocorrect, you know what we meant!

# swearing - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Northern Irish people swear more than anyone else on the internet
# Swear Jar
From The Daily Edge
# Swear Jar

Northern Irish people swear more than anyone else on the internet

Jul 16th 2014, 9:08 AM 9,149 Views 39 Comments

Yiz dirty b*****ds.

# swearing - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Sky News accidentally airs chief political reporter saying "f**king hell"
# Blooper
From The Daily Edge
# Blooper

Sky News accidentally airs chief political reporter saying "f**king hell"

May 27th 2014, 8:35 AM 2,876 Views 1 Comment

What does this button do?

# swearing - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Putin has banned the F-word from Russian films and plays
# Putin On The Ritz
From The Daily Edge
# Putin On The Ritz

Putin has banned the F-word from Russian films and plays

May 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,325 Views 4 Comments

All offenders will have to throw money into a massive swear jar. Kind of.

# swearing - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

The Oxford English Dictionary has added 4 new types of "c**t"
# Cursing
From The Daily Edge
# Cursing

The Oxford English Dictionary has added 4 new types of "c**t"

Mar 18th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,441 Views 3 Comments

Hide the dictionary from your mother right now.

# swearing - Sunday 16 March, 2014

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity
# No Offence
From The Daily Edge
# No Offence

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 PM 348,040 Views 181 Comments

Because if we’re good at anything, we’re good at insulting each other.

# swearing - Monday 10 March, 2014

Here's a handy guide to swearing as Gaeilge
# Focail Dána
From The Daily Edge
# Focail Dána

Here's a handy guide to swearing as Gaeilge

Mar 10th 2014, 4:03 PM 20,915 Views 4 Comments

Just in time for Seachtain na Gaeilge. (Language is quite NSFW.)

# swearing - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

‘What a load of bulls**t’: TD’s ‘wet dream’ remarks land him in hot water
# Unparliamentary
# Unparliamentary

‘What a load of bulls**t’: TD’s ‘wet dream’ remarks land him in hot water

Mar 5th 2014, 8:55 AM 31,245 Views 67 Comments

Richard Boyd-Barrett said one government scheme was a “like a wet dream” for Fine Gael in comments that were heard by children sitting in the public gallery.

# swearing - Thursday 20 February, 2014

So how often do we swear on Twitter? Quite a lot actually
# Curse Words
# Curse Words

So how often do we swear on Twitter? Quite a lot actually

Feb 20th 2014, 8:14 PM 6,977 Views 16 Comments

The seven most common swear words used in tweets accounted for more than 90 per cent of all swearing done on the site.

# swearing - Saturday 14 December, 2013

The effing amazing origins of 6 expletives
# Sweary
# Sweary

The effing amazing origins of 6 expletives

Dec 14th 2013, 5:00 PM 22,359 Views 41 Comments

Hell, no.

# swearing - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Local news reporter passionately uses the F-word on live TV
# Curses
From The Daily Edge
# Curses

Local news reporter passionately uses the F-word on live TV

Nov 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 2,302 Views 1 Comment

She couldn’t get her earpiece in, y’see?

# swearing - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Men swear more on Facebook, women talk about love (Infographic)
# Curse Words
From The Daily Edge
# Curse Words

Men swear more on Facebook, women talk about love (Infographic)

Oct 2nd 2013, 6:00 PM 6,604 Views 27 Comments

Women mention shopping and hair while men discuss gaming and beards, a study has found.

# swearing - Friday 30 August, 2013

Memo to Pat: No effing and blinding
# Wash Your Mouth Out
# Wash Your Mouth Out

Memo to Pat: No effing and blinding

Aug 30th 2013, 8:30 PM 17,167 Views 18 Comments

A Newstalk listener has hand-delivered a note to Pat Kenny’s new employers castigating “certain” presenters for their use of language. George Hook, however, is purer than pure.

# swearing - Saturday 11 May, 2013

11 actual surnames that would be unfortunate in Ireland
# Name Game
From The Daily Edge
# Name Game

11 actual surnames that would be unfortunate in Ireland

May 11th 2013, 9:15 AM 39,037 Views 91 Comments

This goes out to all the Dopes and Langers.

# swearing - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Newsreader fired for saying 'f***ing sh*t' gets red carpet job offer
# Effing Hell
From The Daily Edge
# Effing Hell

Newsreader fired for saying 'f***ing sh*t' gets red carpet job offer

Apr 25th 2013, 10:09 AM 2,643 Views 3 Comments

Here’s a chance to watch the cringetastic video again.

# swearing - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Column: What does ‘feck’ really mean?
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: What does ‘feck’ really mean?

Oct 6th 2012, 7:00 PM 20,414 Views 39 Comments

It’s practically our national swearword – but what do we mean when we say ‘feck’? And where did it come from? Stan Carey explains. (Contains strong language)

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane* From The Daily Edge

Mick Wallace says f*** on the radio, suggests affair with Marian Finucane*

Oct 6th 2012, 12:26 PM 29,652 Views 53 Comments

*Well, he says somebody ELSE suggested it. Here’s the best of the reaction tweets.

# swearing - Saturday 14 July, 2012

PFA want to improve conduct between players
# ****
From The42
# ****

PFA want to improve conduct between players

Jul 14th 2012, 10:40 AM 306 Views 1 Comment

The football pitches of England would be an asterisk-free zone, if the players’ union had their way.

# swearing - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Should swearing in public be a fineable offence?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Should swearing in public be a fineable offence?

Jun 12th 2012, 10:49 AM 4,582 Views 80 Comments

A town in Massachusetts has decided to force the foul-mouthed among them to pay fines for swearing in public. Should we follow suit?

US town to fine people $20 for swearing in public
# Swear Jar
From The Daily Edge
# Swear Jar

US town to fine people $20 for swearing in public

Jun 12th 2012, 9:13 AM 2,302 Views 15 Comments

It’s £$%^&* crazy.

# swearing - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations
# X Factor
From The Daily Edge
# X Factor

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations

Nov 8th 2011, 2:41 PM 3,845 Views 2 Comments

X Factor hopeful Frankie Cocozza is reported to have been kicked off the show for failing to curb his hard-partying lifestyle.

# swearing - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Adverts rapped for being sexist, misleading and 'feckin' great'
# Advertising
# Advertising

Adverts rapped for being sexist, misleading and 'feckin' great'

Jun 29th 2011, 10:08 AM 7,053 Views 64 Comments

As the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland releases its latest report, we look at some of the ads that vexed viewers.

# swearing - Monday 4 April, 2011

FA charges Rooney following foul-mouthed outburst
# Rooney
From The42
# Rooney

FA charges Rooney following foul-mouthed outburst

Apr 4th 2011, 11:51 AM 335 Views 0 Comments

Manchester United forward faces possible two-game ban after his abusive rant during the weekend win at West Ham.