Swearing

Profanity

Here are entered works on profane language. Works on judicial or official oaths are entered under Oaths. Works on blasphemy in the legal and theological sense of maliciously reviling God or religion, are entered under Blasphemy.

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Minhinnick, Gordon (Sir), 1902-1992 :Telling the world. New Zealand Herald, 27 January 1937.
Date: 1937 By: Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Description: In the upper part of the cartoon New Zealand politician Robert Semple, watched by prime minister Michael Savage and two other politicians, is seen shouting i...
Date: 1916 From: Bell, William Frederick, 1896-1920 :[Caricatures and cartoons relating to the First World War. 1914-1916] By: Bell, William Frederick, 1895-1920 Description: Two soldiers looking out from under a thatched barn roof at a passing soldier trudging through the rain with tools, his rifle and an enormous pack on his bac...
Date: 1983 Description: Cartoon shows an arrested man being led along in front of a newsagent's shop between two policemen. He has been arrested for using the word "Bugger" when he ...
Date: 1977 From: Various cartoonists :Cartoons from the New Zealand News, 1970s Description: A horse skidding to a halt in front of a jump. His woman rider is swearing profusely. A marshall alongside covers his ears to avoid overhearing profanities ...
Date: 1999 By: Hubbard, James, 1949- Description: A complainant is reading an annoucement in the newspaper that the Broadcasting Advertising Complaints Board had decided that the use of the swear word 'bugge...
Date: 1999 - 2007 By: Advertising Standards Complaints Authority Description: Three cartoons produced as a response to various complaints submitted to the Advertising Standards Authority, in relation to television advertisements for Bu...
Scott, Tom :Warne-ing. Smoking may be harmful to your personality... Evening Post, 24 February 2000.
Date: 2000 Description: A small boy is taking a photograph of Australian cricketer Shane Warne who is swearing at him. Exhibition caption reads - Shane Warne might be an Aussie sp...
Date: 1999 By: Hayward, Brent Shaitan, 1958- Description: Shows a photograph of a Maori haka being performed before a rugby match. However each head is overlaid by an inset full-face portrait, the same one in each c...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :Bugger ... Dominion, 24 March 1999.
Date: 1999 By: Hubbard, James, 1949-; Dominion (Newspaper) Description: A complainant is reading an annoucement in the newspaper that the Broadcasting Advertising Complaints Board had decided that the use of the swear word 'bugge...
Date: 2005 From: Darroch, Bob, 1940- :[Cartoons published in the Whangarei Report in the year 2005.] Description: Father's new year resolution has come to grief as he hits his thumb with a hammer and leaps into the air swearing blue murder. His wife and the cat look grim...