Last Updated Apr 30, 2008 2:23 PM EDT
But on the other hand, a U.K. study last fall found that "social swearing" at work can actually inspire teamwork. And I can see the truth in that. As a longtime journalist, my brethren and I -- especially on deadline -- can sling language that would make George Carlin blush. But I always felt those off-color utterances did more to bond us that any rah-rah chatter could ever hope to do.
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