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At 11.00 Listen with Motherf***er
Colin Murray looks at the increased use of bad language in music, film, radio and television.
[Photo caption] GoodFellas actor Ray Liotta (far right) is one of the contributors to Radio 1's survey of foul language in the media
Listen with Motherf***er 11.00pm R1
A no-holds barred documentary on Radio 1 about the most foul language imaginable, featuring lots and lots of swear words that cross every boundary of taste and decency. But before "Outraged of Orpington" fires off an angry letter, I must point out that this is one of the most sensible, balanced and intelligent examinations of the place of swearing in the arts that I've ever heard. Representing those opposed to the use of expletives at any time is James King, director of Mediawatch UK, the organisation founded by Mary Whitehouse. Others airing their views include Margie Woodward from Scope, talking about the horribly pejorative use of the word "spastic"; John Yorke, head of BBC Drama, on whether he can see the day coming when Kat Slater tells someone to "f*** off"; rap megastar Jay Z on the use of "nigger" in his music; Ms Dynamite on why, for her, swearing has proved to be an effective lyrical tool; and Ray Liotta on the copious outbursts in crime drama GoodFellas.
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