Swearing Up on TV

Saturday, May 04, 2002

The list of bad words you can’t say on TV has gotten smaller of late. When once the word “pregnant” was taboo, now almost all the words describing how one gets pregnant are par for the course. Whether bleeped or left untouched, the proliferation of cursing is now commonplace on cable, network, and even primetime TV. Bob discusses cusses with Washington Post reporter Paul Farhi.

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