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11 Irish swear words we need the world to understand
# Poxy
# Poxy

11 Irish swear words we need the world to understand

Aug 28th 2016, 6:00 PM 11,022 Views 0 Comments

Pure cac.

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

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

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

Dec 23rd 2015, 2:31 PM 5,907 Views 2 Comments

All the relaxation, none of the cuteness.

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

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

Nov 18th 2015, 11:58 PM 31,988 Views 78 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 30th 2015, 10:30 AM 32,595 Views 39 Comments

Who dropped the first ever f-bomb?

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

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

Aug 28th 2015, 11:17 AM 32,370 Views 22 Comments

The most controversial of all the swear words.

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

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

Aug 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 42,220 Views 61 Comments

Two people complained.

11 uniquely Irish ways of swearing
# Poetic
# Poetic

11 uniquely Irish ways of swearing

Jul 17th 2015, 9:30 PM 30,961 Views 12 Comments

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

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

This ad features nothing but children cursing

Jul 9th 2015, 11:00 AM 17,440 Views 10 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 26th 2015, 9:32 AM 21,914 Views 83 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 25th 2015, 8:56 PM 14,154 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
# Backstards

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

Jun 25th 2015, 9:28 AM 3,039 Views 2 Comments

Damn the man.

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

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing
# CHEESED OFF
# CHEESED OFF

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing

Mar 18th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,668 Views 3 Comments

GIMME SOME F***ING CHEESE.

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

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

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

Oct 22nd 2014, 3:58 PM 4,521 Views 10 Comments

Needless to say, the language is very NSFW.

21 times autocorrect was a complete prude
# Ducking Aunt
# Ducking Aunt

21 times autocorrect was a complete prude

Oct 11th 2014, 1:00 PM 28,191 Views 7 Comments

Come on autocorrect, you know what we meant!

Northern Irish people swear more than anyone else on the internet
# Swear Jar
# Swear Jar

Northern Irish people swear more than anyone else on the internet

Jul 16th 2014, 9:08 AM 9,142 Views 39 Comments

Yiz dirty b*****ds.

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

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

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

May 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,324 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 18th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,434 Views 3 Comments

Hide the dictionary from your mother right now.

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

The greatest Irish insults, ranked in order of severity

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 PM 347,428 Views 182 Comments

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

Here's a handy guide to swearing as Gaeilge
# Focail Dána
# Focail Dána

Here's a handy guide to swearing as Gaeilge

Mar 10th 2014, 4:03 PM 20,879 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 5th 2014, 8:55 AM 31,243 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.

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

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

Feb 20th 2014, 8:14 PM 6,975 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.

The effing amazing origins of 6 expletives
# Sweary
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# Sweary

The effing amazing origins of 6 expletives

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

Hell, no.

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

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

Nov 14th 2013, 7:45 AM 2,299 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Oct 2nd 2013, 6:00 PM 6,602 Views 27 Comments

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

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

11 actual surnames that would be unfortunate in Ireland
# Name Game
# Name Game

11 actual surnames that would be unfortunate in Ireland

May 11th 2013, 9:15 AM 38,998 Views 91 Comments

This goes out to all the Dopes and Langers.

Newsreader fired for saying 'f***ing sh*t' gets red carpet job offer
# Effing Hell
# 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.

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

Column: What does ‘feck’ really mean?

Oct 6th 2012, 7:00 PM 19,381 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*

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.

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

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.

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

Should swearing in public be a fineable offence?

Jun 12th 2012, 10:49 AM 4,572 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
# 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.

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations
# X Factor
# X Factor

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations

Nov 8th 2011, 2:41 PM 3,831 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.

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

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

Jun 29th 2011, 10:08 AM 7,052 Views 64 Comments

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

FA charges Rooney following foul-mouthed outburst
# Rooney
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# 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.