Researchers at the “Swear Lab’ at the university of Keele in the UK have been investigating how swearing increases pain tolerance. Among their findings, fake… Read More »The science of why bad words feel so good during painful moments
The Voice of Police Brutality: Understanding Swearing as Oppression during Black Lives Matter Protests
SJPD Officer Jared Yuen made international headlines for swearing at Black Lives Matter protestors. This blog explores why Yuen’s choice of language was a form of oppression.