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'Cursing Without Cursing' video shows Hollywood's best euphemisms
Swearing is a common reaction in many situations, but these Hollywood euphemisms may be more appropriate when profanity isn't proper. Filed in: News. Topics: cursing, euphemism, profanity, swearing.
Yes, Periods Are Still Taboo Worldwide -- And There Are 5000 Euphemisms To
Euphemisms for Periods Can Be a Wonderful Thing
These euphemisms cloak menstruation in a culture of shame, according to German resident Ida Tin, the Danish-born founder of the period-tracking app Clue. Once targeted at women pursuing pregnancy, three-year-old Clue is now marketing itself as a ...
The Majority of Women Still Use Euphemisms to Describe Their Menstrual Cycle
Though “Les Anglais ont debarqué” is possibly the finest euphemism in existence—it truly has the ring of a historical epic—alas, it still deflects from clear and honest talk about menstruation.
Euphemisms don't change the facts
Contrary to anti-Israel bias, the media overwhelmingly shows pro-Israel bias by using the euphemisms “settlers” and “settlements.” “Settlement” lends an air of legitimacy to Israel's universally condemned illegal actions.

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