On July 19th, a pro se applicant filed a trademark application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for the mark FUCK FRANCHISE FRIDAYS. The associated services listed on the application are related to various lobbying services. This applicant appears to really hate franchises...
immoral, deceptive, or scandalous matter." The USPTO considers the word "fuck" obscene and therefore egregiously scandalous.
There is not a single registered mark in the USPTO's database containing the term "fuck," only a graveyard of dead applications from misinformed applicant's. A few applicants successfully registered a trademark containing the acronym "WTF," however.
A quick consultation with a trademark attorney would have saved this applicant's $225 nonrefundable filing fee, which is all but lost now.