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Seven dirty words

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  1. In many other countries, such as Australia and, to a lesser extent, the United Kingdom, this practice does not stand, and these statements are allowed on air unaltered but are instead subject to a system of self-regulation, whereby the intended audie

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  2. are seven English-language words that comedian George Carlin listed in his monologue "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," released in 1972 on his album Class Clown

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  3. At the time, the words were generally considered highly inappropriate and unsuitable for use on the public airwaves in the United States, particularly on over-the-air television and AM/FM radio stations

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  4. Current practice is to allow the statement to stand but to bleep-censor the actual word

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  5. On his next album, 1973's Occupation: Foole, Carlin did a similar routine titled "Filthy Words," dealing with the same list and many of the same themes

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