Man 'coached childto swear on web'

A Connecticut man has been arrested over allegations he coached his eight-year-old neighbour and paid him $1 to swear and make racial slurs for a video he posted on YouTube entitled Swearing Kid.

Twenty-four-year-old Josh Eastman, of Bridgeport, was charged on Tuesday with impairing the morals of a child. He later posted $2,500 bail.

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Eastman told reporters that what the boy said on the video was funny, not disgusting.