38 Results for

f-word

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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

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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

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Inside CNET Labs 23.5: The F-word

Episode 23.5 of the Inside CNET Labs Podcast.

By December 1, 2008

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Madonna banned by movie theater for alleged movie texting

The singer reportedly buries herself in her BlackBerry during the premiere of the movie "12 Years a Slave." Some complain. She explains it was for business. One famous movie theater chain bans her in protest.

By October 14, 2013

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Man calls 911 to report cell phone use in movie theater

Blogger during the Toronto International Film Festival is so incensed about cell phone use during a screening that he calls the emergency line. Later, he explains that he thought the cell phoners were pirating the movie.

By September 10, 2013