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Dinner Party Download: Swearing by state, disposable razors and more

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Inventor King Camp GiIlette (1855 - 1932) who began selling his disposable safety razors in 1903. Keystone/Getty Images

Every week we get your weekend conversation starters with Rico Gagliano and Brendan Newnam, the hosts of the Dinner Party Download podcast and radio show.

Which States Curse The Most?

Here's a cool study of the “sweariest” states.  Turns out Ohio is most vulgar.  There are other interesting rubrics in it, too, like which states are most polite.

The Birth of the Disposable Razor

This week in 1901, King Gillette patented the disposable razor.  It was previously thought to be impossible to create a blade thin enough, strong enough, and cheap enough to work. 

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