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What do you think of people who use profanity often?

At work my supervisor uses profanity pretty much on a daily basis. And while she doesn't use it with her superiors or with customers, I still find it a little disconcerting to hear her use these words so often. I realize it's fairly acceptable in many circles and age groups (but in this case we work in a office setting!), but it just seems to me that it's often quite unnecessary, even if you are really frustrated over something.

Asked By: Bookworm - 10/30/2008
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One in a while, I use profanity words; let frustration out. I do not think people who use profanity are insantiy, or bad. It is just a habit. Surely, I do not want to pick up this habit... More
Answered By: TomTom - 10/30/2008
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i don't think much of it. my parents rarely cursed when i was growing up. when i got to high school, i started cursing like a sailor, and still do. i have a potty mouth. but, i do know when to NOT curse. it sounds to me like she needs to separate her working environment with her home environment.
Answered By: D*G*A*F* - 10/30/2008
 
I guess for me, it doesn't really bother me much when people cuss at things. I take much more offense when they cuss at people (even if it isn't me.) After all, if it wasn't for the #(&($&! computer deciding to freeze up, that report I needed for my boss would have been done on time!
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Answered By: tigglys - 11/1/2008
 
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