History of Swear Words is now on Netflix! WATCH NOW!
Friends, include us on a journey through a number of the most crucial words in the English language:
Fuck, Shit, Bitch, Dick, Pussy, and Damn.
This January, we’ll discover the captivating records of those grand expletives in our new series, aptly named History of Swear Words, with the assist of Oscar-winner and top tier screamer of curse phrases Nicolas Cage as our host. Produced by means of B17 Entertainment and Funny Or Die (howdy that’s us!), the collection will dive into every of these words via interviews with professionals in etymology, pop culture, historians and entertainers.
Special guests include Joel Kim Booster, DeRay Davis, Open Mike Eagle, Nikki Glaser, Patti Harrison, London Hughes, Jim Jefferies, Zainab Johnson, Nick Offerman, Sarah Silverman, Isiah Whitlock Jr., and Baron Vaughn. The professionals on words consist of Benjamin Bergen (PhD, Cognitive Scientist, Author of What The F), Anne Charity Hudley (PHD, Linguist and Educator), Mireille Miller-Young (PhD, Professor of Feminist Studies), Elvis Mitchell (Film Critic/Host of The Treatment on KCRW), Melissa Mohr (PhD, Author of Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing), and Kory Stamper (Lexicographer, Author Of Word By Word).
Trust us, that is a records lesson you’re no longer going to want to miss.
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