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Verbal Aggression #71141

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 16, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) [Dr. Reinhold AMAN - notes damage from verbal abuse.] Aman, editor of "Maledicta, International Journal of Verbal Aggression", noted committed to study of issue; details given. [AMAN - says people are nasty to those different from selves; praises spkrs. of Yiddish, Hungarian, Romanian and others for their cursing and ability to insult.] Severity of Congo curses noted. [AMAN - comments on reality.] Joke with regard to network vice president told.
REPORTER: Hughes Rudd

Robinson, Max;
Rudd, Hughes

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