By Tony Hicks
Thursday, March 6th, 2008 at 2:37 pm in Uncategorized.
I’m always so glad to see local governments doing so well, they focus on stupid things.
South Pasedena (not to be confused with East, North or West Pasadena) has proclaimed the first week of March, from now on, to be a curse-free week in their happy little city.
What the #%@* is wrong with these people?
It should be every adult’s God-given right to curse. What happens when you have to insult your friends on guy’s night? What happens when your sports team screws up? What happens when you need to threaten your children?
I’m not saying one should have a potty mouth in mixed company (though I’ve never understood adults getting offended by a few mild swear words as long as they aren’t too offensive and directed at them). But besides being absolutely functional at times swearing is just good American fun.
Without swearing, we would never have had Richard Pryor. Without swearing, my grandparents would never have spoke to each other. Without swearing, 12-year-olds would fall back on doing drugs and having sex as an outlet.
That’s right – swearing keeps kids off drugs. And why does North Pasadena wants its children to take drugs?
It’s doesn’t make any &%$#@* sense.
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