Swearing at work boosts morale

By David Heinemeier Hansson on October 17, 2007

Speaking of fuck, researchers find it to boost morale at work:

Regular swearing at work can help boost team spirit among staff, allowing them to express better their feelings as well as develop social relationships, according to a study by researchers.

"We hope that this study will serve not only to acknowledge the part that swearing plays in our work and our lives, but also to indicate that leaders sometimes need to 'think differently' and be open to intriguing ideas."