Cunty, Cuntish, Cunted and Cunting Added to Oxford English Dictionary

Four different forms of the word 'cunt' have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary, and they're all spectacular. » 3/14/14 12:00pm 3/14/14 12:00pm

Sarah Silverman Breaks Down Difference Between a Diva and a Cunt

Great, I'm gonna be singing the chorus all day and my parents are visiting and we have thin walls and I have a loud voice. Oh well. » 11/20/13 1:40pm 11/20/13 1:40pm

Douchey Nebraska Political Consultant Fired for Calling Legislator a…

In his zeal to help prove his undying bro loyalty to Nebraska State Sen. Charlie Janssen, a "political consultant" named Jeremy Jensen deployed on of the last truly offensive bad words in the English language, calling Democratic legislator Danielle Conrad a "cunt" on his Facebook page. Jensen was promptly fired. » 3/22/13 12:35pm 3/22/13 12:35pm

Great Moments In Cursing On Live Television

With the news that the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals unanimously decidedthat the FCC's indecency policy—for fleeting expletives—is vague and unconstitutional, we've compiled a celebratory reel featuring our favorite uncensored moments of women cursing on live TV. » 7/14/10 3:37pm 7/14/10 3:37pm

Kick-Ass: Violence And "Cunt" For Fun And Profit

What's the most shocking thing about Hit Girl in the forthcoming Kick-Ass? Is it that she's a young girl committing violence? Or is it that word — cunt? Maybe it's just how easily the filmmakers have played us all. » 4/15/10 10:00am 4/15/10 10:00am

Sarah Palin Licks Hates The Truth

John McCain: Senator, Candidate, Misogynist?

Nerve » 10/14/08 5:00pm 10/14/08 5:00pm contributor and freelance writer Steve Almond whether McCain's problem this election season is his startling misogyny — and whether Sarah Palin's nomination wasn't part and parcel of that. It's an interesting question, given McCain's and . But if that wasn't enough for you, Mr. Almond and I have plenty more…

Beaver, Trollops and Drinking, Oh My!

As pointed out earlier, Lycia Naff, the People magazine writer who Denise Richards called a cunt has an IMDb profile filled with a lot of bit parts, but there's one small role she's played that was very memorable. (Click Lycia to find out! BTW, it's kinda NSFW.) [ONTD] » 6/02/08 6:40pm 6/02/08 6:40pm

Did Hillary's Appearance On O'Reilly Actually Make Me Like Her More?

Fox is the only news channel that gets any audio on my cable box. This is something, like the interminable nature of this campaign, I generally regard as a negative. But yesterday I had a revelation. See, Hillary Clinton just went on Bill O'Reilly, and when they aren't rerunning clips of the really boring interview,… » 5/02/08 10:30am 5/02/08 10:30am

You Know, Cindy, He Might Have Been More Tactful But John Sorta Has A…

Badass, Self-Described Feminist Jane Fonda Drops The C-Word On Today

As many already know, actresses/activists Jane Fonda and Eve Ensler were welcomed onto the Today show this morning in honor of the 10th anniversary of Ensler's Vagina Monologues, the one-woman, pussy-positive show that has since become a staple of college campuses. And what a welcome they gave back! Ensler and Fonda,… » 2/14/08 10:00am 2/14/08 10:00am

Overheard on the Today show this morning: Jane Fonda uttering the word "cunt". Apparently Meredith Vieira apologized for it later (maybe Meredith didn't get Slut Machine's memo!) but we'll have a clip up of the moment — and more importantly, the reason for her appearance, i.e. the 10th anniversary of The Vagina… » 2/14/08 9:45am 2/14/08 9:45am

Why Is The Word "Cunt" Still Such A Big Deal?



I admit it: I have a filthy mouth. I drop F-bombs like they're nothing, and I make use of the word "cunt" pretty often, on a daily basis even. I think because I live in a fishbowl surrounded by other cussers, I sometimes forget that my foul language might actually, you know, offend people. This is particularly true… » 9/14/07 1:30pm 9/14/07 1:30pm