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An education in expletives.


This proudly profane series explores the history and impact of some of the most notorious bad words in the English language.

Series Cast

  1. Nicolas Cage as Self - Host

    Nicolas Cage

    Self - Host

    6 Episodes

  2. Isiah Whitlock Jr. as Self

    Isiah Whitlock Jr.


    3 Episodes

  3. Elvis Mitchell


    1 Episode

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Season 1 - History of Swear Words

Season 1

2021 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of History of Swear Words premiered on January 5, 2021.

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History of Swear Words
History of Swear Words


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Type Documentary

Original Language English


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