Track Twitter expletives in real time with Cursebird

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This has actually been around for a while, but seems to be bubbling back to the surface of the internet: Cursebird is a real-time feed of cursing on Twitter. It's pretty hilarious. My only complaint is that no one's done the obvious thing and starting a speculative market on Twitter expletives. It could actually be pretty interesting to see "twat" futures skyrocket the next time Christine O'Donnell says something. ("Twat"'s down 25% for the month, at the moment, but personally, I'm bullish on it.) From their selections ("bloody" and "bollocks" among them), Cursebird seems to be a British site, but as this screencap shows, spontaneous outrage knows no borders: