There is one curse word that’s more popular in Maine than the rest of the country

I hope you’ll pardon my language in this blog post.

Forensic linguist Jack Grieve analyzed tweets from across the country in 2013 and 2014 to see what patterns emerged for curse words. And the results are fascinating.

Things New Englanders are more likely to say:

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Things Mainers are more likely to say:

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And especially …

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Things New Englanders are less likely to say:

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Gosh, I learned something today.

[h/t NTRSCTN & Fusion]