By Poorna Shetty
Swear words have been around since time immemorial (simply read a passage of Chaucer to turn the air blue). But, rather than an expression of anger, contemporary swearing seems to be
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People ask why we are called MIEN Magazine (that's pronounced meen, by the way, not mine). The reason is that we really care about social graces and demeanour...
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