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High school expels student for tweeting f-word

An Indiana high school expels a student for a silly, profane tweet, even though it seems to have been sent at 2:30 a.m. The school suggests that it may track all of its students' tweets, regardless of what time or where they were sent.

By March 26, 2012


Movie theater shames F-word texter

A movie theater in Texas turns an f-word riddled voice mail from a customer who was tossed from the theater for allegedly texting during a show into one of the great "Don't Talk or Text" PSAs.

By June 6, 2011


Inside CNET Labs 23.5: The F-word

Episode 23.5 of the Inside CNET Labs Podcast.

By December 1, 2008


Drunk journalist covering Obama quits with the f-word and, oh, it's on YouTube

Adam Smith has a hangover after being filmed drunk, sitting on a sidewalk, admitting to stealing material from the BBC. And quitting.

By November 7, 2008


School principal loses job for Facebook post about McKinney police

Technically Incorrect: A Florida principal's short message in support of the police officer in the now-infamous pool party video was deemed insensitive and lacking in common sense by the school district.

By June 11, 2015


Ads for new TV hacker drama are as aggressive as expletive

Technically Incorrect: How else should you dramatize your new USA Network drama featuring a recalcitrant programmer? With F-Words galore.

By April 28, 2015


Man maced after asking woman to turn off phone at movies

At a screening of the movie "Mr. Turner" in Hollywood, a phone becomes a flash point.

By November 11, 2014


Music Bleeper bleeps the bad words from your music library

This free iOS app can help parents rest easy, but it needs work.

By October 17, 2014


Movie theater chain bans Google Glass use

The Alamo Drafthouse, famous for its anti-texting rules, decides Google Glass must be removed before trailers start.

By June 10, 2014


F-bombs away! Twitter map tracks curses in real time

A new interactive site displays where, and how often, people around the world use the F-word on Twitter. Looks like New York is really effed up.

By November 9, 2013