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WTF: Why Are People So Offended By Swear Words?

In the first video, I love how (British national treasure) Stephen Fry makes this great point about the hypocrisy of language and the inoffensiveness of swearing and then Craig Ferguson *still* gets bleeped at the end. Way to miss the point, CBS!In the second video, I love the point he makes about colorful socks and pillows. Bloody brilliant!

WTF: Why Are People So Offended By Swear Words?
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As people get older, social isolation and loneliness become serious problems. Many find themselves living alone for the first time after the death of a spouse. It's also difficult for older people to maintain friendships when people they've known for years become ill or pass away.

Census Bureau figures say that almost a quarter of men and nearly 46% of women over the age of 75 live alone.

But loneliness doesn't just affect those who reside by themselves. People can feel lonely when there is a discrepancy between their desired and actual relationships. To put it simply, when it comes to having a healthy social life, quality is just as important as quantity.

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