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Here's A Life Hack For Anyone Who Fucking Loves The Word "Fuck"

Because you never mean to say "ducking."

Posted on October 7, 2016, at 1:22 p.m. ET

If you're a sweary person with an iPhone, you probably know the struggle of autocorrect constantly "ducking" up your texts.

When autocorrect changes it to "don't duck with me"


Well, there's now a life hack to solve that problem, and it's here to make the world a better, swearier place.

Best life hack ever: add "fuck fucker" & "fucked fucking" to your iPhone contacts & never mess with correcting "duc…

Steven Thrasher, a columnist at The Guardian, told BuzzFeed News he hated Apple's "puritanical autocorrect." He added "fuck fucker" and "fucked fucking" to his contacts at a friend's suggestion "so the iPhone would just think I knew someone named 'fuck' and wouldn't rudely change it to 'duck.'"

Thrasher said people have told him the hack has added "hours of time to their day."

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"I like to think of the diseases that may be cured and the art that may be made with this freed up time," Thrasher said.

And while you could just add a shortcut to fix this issue, some have noted that this hack doubles as a great way to rename the exes you still have in your contacts.

Will admit that I learned this when I renamed a couple of exes in my Contacts rather than deleting them.

"A faster way to curse without having to correct themselves turned out to be a parting gift from their fucking ex!" Thrasher said.

The future is now. Go forth and say "fuck."

A BuzzFeed News investigation, in partnership with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, based on thousands of documents the government didn't want you to see.