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Weeds: Oh, the words that come out of our mouths

September 4, 2013

My father, Sylvester, did not swear often. A rare “damn” was used if things were going terribly....

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tooold

Sep-04-13 2:03 PM

It annoys me that on TV they use "Oh My God" to express just about everything. Why can't they use "Oh My Gosh"

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GrandmaD

Sep-05-13 7:46 PM

Great piece of writing & all so true. I agree with tooold on the "Oh MY God" expression, & I agree with the author in regards to using the word God in such negative language.

Even most of the kids channels, including Disney, send negative messages with "Oh MY God" & the words stupid, dumb, etc. It's really hard to teach positive lessons to my little grandchildren when TV, the media, & the social environment contradicts what you want them to learn.

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