Helveticurse swear jar

Helveticurse is the exploration of a glossary-type website that contrasts the neutrality of Helvetica with the offensiveness of English curse words. Related content is pulled from Google, Wikipedia and Twitter.

Helveticurse is a CHEDONLINE project and is designed and developed with love and curiosity by Charles Lim aka Ched. It was inspired by sites like Newswordy and films like Helvetica.

Ever seen the documentary about the culture and history of the Helvetica typeface? Watch the whole thing above.


Clean type, dirty words.



noun /ˈasˌhōl/
arseholes, plural; assholes, plural

  • vulgar. The anus
  • vulgar. An irritating or contemptible person
Full definition for Asshole


The word asshole (often arsehole in British and Australian English), is a vulgarism to describe the anus, and often used pejoratively to refer to people. [...]

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