TVNewser FishbowlNY AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Potty Mouth Stories to Peruse

mouth.jpg

You may have to wash your mouth out with soap after reading these stories. But so #%@%!&@ what. The V.P.’s BFD remark has set these stories into motion.

Resident AEI Scholar Norm Ornstein writes in WaPo today about what foul mouthed used to mean for politicians. The story is dated March 28 and will appear in Sunday’s edition.

One-liner:
“The courtly 1960s House Speaker John McCormack, who would utter “I hold the distinguished gentleman in minimum high regard” when he became angry at a colleague.” Read it online here.

Slate’s and CBS’s John Dickerson also wrote a piece on lawmaker cussing.

One-liner
On former President Jimmy Carter: “Speaking in Poland, he said ‘I want to know the Polish people,’ which was translated into Polish as, ‘I want to have carnal knowledge of the Polish people.’” Read it here.

Mediabistro Course

Content Marketing 101

Content Marketing 101Starting September 8, get hands-on content marketing training in Content Marketing 101! Through a series of webcasts, content and marketing experts will teach you the best practices for creating, distributing and measuring the results of your brand's content, including how to develop a content marketing plan, become a content marketing and more. Register now!