Links to Recent Blogposts about Trump’s Locker Room Talk

For those of you who are thinking about discussing the leaked video of Trump which he is labeling “locker room talk”, here are two good blogposts to spark discussion:

Deborah Cameron discusses why the fact that this is locker room talk is precisely the problem:

https://debuk.wordpress.com/2016/10/09/on-banter-bonding-and-donald-trump/

 

Ben Zimmer discusses how media outlets are handling the profanity in their stories:

https://stronglang.wordpress.com/2016/10/08/a-banner-day-for-profanity/

 

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