Very Bad Words

A weekly Arts, Literature and Comedy podcast
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As long as there’s been language, there have been forbidden words. What gives these words their power? Why are they considered “bad”? Producer and Host, Matt Fidler, reaches out to experts, linguists, and historians to explore these words and their cultural significance. From diving into specific bad words to exploring what language has the “worst curses”, Matt weaves personal stories and interviews to help shed light on the power of very bad words.
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Matt Fidler finds the meaning behind the words we grew up hearing were bad, taboo, naughty, no no, and the list goes on. But how did they become that? What are the roots of the words? What was the initial meaning or use for it? Matt Fidler has a way of describing and interviewing people who love, use and some who even have education on Very Bad words so he said fuck it I’m going to make a podcast. - Podcast Junkie
Finally someone discusses history of "curse words" (among other things)!
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Podcast Status
Mar 27th, 2016
Latest Episode
Jun 27th, 2018
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Avg. Episode Length
16 minutes

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