Pakistan bans “Monkey Crotch” and other offensive words in text messages

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Pakistan takes a stand on offending texts.

Texting is safe again: gone are offending words like “monkey crotch,” “love pistol,” and “flatulence” from ever invading your text messages, at least in Pakistan.

The guardians of linguistic purity there have issued a list of more than 1,000 words and phrases to be banned…

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Digital Lipstick on the Collar – Text Messages Provide Proof In Divorce Cases

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Kwame Kilpatrick, the former Detroit mayor, in court in 2008 with Christine Beatty and her lawyer, Mayer Morganroth. Steamy text messages were a big part of their case.

There is a question that has crossed the mind recently of anyone who has sent a cellphone text message while cheating on a spouse: What was I thinking?  Text messages are the new lipstick on the collar, the mislaid credit card bill. Instantaneous and seemingly casual, they can be confirmation of a clandestine affair, a record of the not-so-discreet who sometimes forget that everything digital leaves a footprint.

 

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