America sure has changed in the past few decades. Many lament about the 'good ol' days', not realizing those days weren't really all that 'good'. Simpler, perhaps, but not necessarily better. The American spirit was alive and well, though, and the American way of talking has always been a clue to its character. Or has it?
1) Bad Words? "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn." Rhett Butler
Ah, those were the days,.