Never in our time has one name so encapsulated the fight against the forces of oppression as Che Guevara. An icon of strength and intelligence, and insignia for moral idealism, conviction and integrity. He’s kind of like Jesus, but with a cool beret.
Do we swear because it gives our words power or have we just run out of intelligent things to say? Is bad language an emphatic linguistic tool or a crutch for our crippled vocabularies?Read more "… And Other Bad Words"