Most Popular Curse Words In the Country: Which Swears Are Your State Known For?

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Remember back in the old, heavily censored days before terms like "WTF" and "basic bitch" were commonplace? Now the question isn't whether or not Americans swear -- it's how they choose to do it! According to a new series of "swearword maps" published by professor of forensic linguistics Jack Grieve, how we swear depends largely on where we live, with certain states favoring certain swearwords. (Who knew?)


Check out our slideshow to see what foul-mouthed types in your state are most likely to yell out their windows in a fit of road rage (and how well you fit in!). 

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