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After Charlize Theron was sued by Raymond Weil earlier this year for allegedly violating her contract, one would have thought the Oscar-winning actress would have been cautious about jumping into another jewelry or watch deal.

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Not so. Reached Thursday, the magazine's editor, Frank Foer, said he e-mailed the profanity-laden illustration to some staffers and decided to nix Schumaker's work, not wanting to present something that was "unnecessarily antagonizing to readers." Meanwhile, Pinker's article "What the F***? Why We Curse" in the current edition, has a litany of eyebrow-raising curses and other offensive words. "We wanted to give the essay a chance," explained Foer, adding he would be happy to work with the illustrator again. — R.F.
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