At some point in your life, you’ve likely given into promises of a “vastly improved vocabulary” and the lures of conversational wizardry and subscribed to the most instantly-deleted mass daily email around: Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Day. It inevitably winds up in your inbox every morning, and as you scroll through your emails in the middle of your 9 am class, you feel a little twinge of guilt for not even opening the darn thing to find out what “cuspidor” means (it’s spit receptacle–apparently the fellows over at M-W don’t run the Word of the Day by some sort of usefulness standard).
In any case, this little site might improve your morning a bit. The philosophy at The Fucking Word of the Day is that learning words tends to be a relatively boring business. Perhaps you’d be able to muster a bit more discipline and click through to see what the day’s word is if there were some cursing, sex, and drugs involved. Sound crazy? Judge for yourself: