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On swearing

Posted 02-25-2019 at 10:19 AM by KaraZetterberg153

Another perspective is that curse words are, historically, power words, meant to be used by males (and not by women). This is the ancient source of uneasiness people may feel when women curse (which of course they do, on occasion). It's not ladylike, but the deeper reason is the power word thing.

There are a bunch of things like this, predicated on ancient human history from pre-historic times. Another is that, if you talk to a male you will have more success if you are at his...
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