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Some Teen Spirit Deodorant To Go With That Nirvana Video?

Oct 01, 14 Some Teen Spirit Deodorant To Go With That Nirvana Video?

Posted by in Media & Entertainment, WTF???

Because the music industry apparently hasn’t sold enough of its soul, someone has figured out a way to stick new products into classic music videos. So don’t be surprised if at some point in the near future you see Nirvana singing “Smells Like Teen Spirit” with an actual stick of Teen Spirit.

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The Secret To Skin Health May Live In Your Armpits

Sep 30, 14 The Secret To Skin Health May Live In Your Armpits

Posted by in Health, WTF???

Teenagers around the world, or more accurately their parents, spend hard-earned money on acne treatments that simply don’t work. But what if the answer to clear skin laid not in a clean face but a dirty one? Working on this premise, a skin company has created a topical solution they predict will be used to treat everything from pimples to chronic wounds, but you won’t believe its main ingredient: underarm bacteria.

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Sex-Free Alternative To Tinder Offers Cuddles Only

Sep 27, 14 Sex-Free Alternative To Tinder Offers Cuddles Only

Posted by in Technology, WTF???

For those that want a relationship, there are plenty of long-established apps and websites to facilitate it. For those that want something a little more immediate - and let’s be honest, a little more promiscuous - there is Tinder. But what about people who want the sweet, intimate moments of a relationship but not the sex? The cuddles, the spooning? Now, there is Cuddlr.

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We Are Attracted To The Body Odor Of People With The Same Political Beliefs

Sep 21, 14 We Are Attracted To The Body Odor Of People With The Same Political Beliefs

Posted by in Science, WTF???

A new study in the American Journal of Political Science has revealed that people are attracted to others with similar political opinions, purely on the basis of their smell. A possible conclusion is that people who share the same political outlooks get together because they were subconsciously attracted by smell, before politics was even discussed.

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Packing Your Nose With Pork Strips Stops Nosebleeds: ‘Improbable Research’

Sep 20, 14 Packing Your Nose With Pork Strips Stops Nosebleeds: ‘Improbable Research’

Posted by in Health, WTF???

Believe it or not, there are legitimate Nobel prizes out there for scientists who make bizarre and seemingly silly — but important — discoveries. They’re called Ig Nobel Prizes, and this year’s winners studied a wide array of fun topics from reindeers to the slippery-ness of banana peels.

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Sending Smells From Your Phone Becomes A Reality

Sep 14, 14 Sending Smells From Your Phone Becomes A Reality

Posted by in Technology, WTF???

In an interview recorded to mark his birthday, Mel Brooks’ celebrated comic character The 2000 Year Old Man addressed what he considered to be the most worrying development in the modern world. His major concern was not, he explained, related to matters such as world peace or the erosion of individual liberty. “It’s something much more important than that,” he said. “Smell."

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Kick Your Smoking Habit With Magic Mushrooms?

Sep 13, 14 Kick Your Smoking Habit With Magic Mushrooms?

Posted by in Health, WTF???

A small group of longtime smokers were able to kick their nicotine habit after taking psilocybin—the same hallucinogenic present in magic mushrooms—in a cognitive behavioral therapy treatment program at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. All 15 participants had tried to quit smoking cigarettes before, with nicotine replacement and drugs alike, and all had failed.

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The New iPhone And The Average American Penis

Sep 12, 14 The New iPhone And The Average American Penis

Posted by in Technology, WTF???

The release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus had the entire world abuzz on Tuesday. The phones boast a number of new capabilities, which, according to TechRadar, include faster performance, improved health-metric measuring, and a better camera. But what's really interesting — to everyone including Kelly Ripa, it seems — is the size of the new phones.

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Surprise? Nursing Homes Give Patients With Dementia Expensive Pills They Don’t Need

Sep 12, 14 Surprise? Nursing Homes Give Patients With Dementia Expensive Pills They Don’t Need

Posted by in Health, WTF???

More than 90 percent of proxies for nursing home residents with advanced dementia state their goal of care is comfort, while the Institute of Medicine recommends health care professionals minimize “senseless and burdensome” interventions for patients with life-limiting illness. Now, a new study finds most nursing home residents with advanced dementia receive medications with questionable benefit at substantial cost.

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Wait, What? Woman, Just 12 Weeks Pregnant, Charged With Child Endangerment

Sep 10, 14 Wait, What? Woman, Just 12 Weeks Pregnant, Charged With Child Endangerment

Posted by in Health, WTF???

A pregnant 21-year-old woman in Montana has been charged with child endangerment in her first 12 weeks of pregnancy after recording her third felony in a year and failing a drug test. Reproductive rights organizations have come to Casey Gloria Allen’s defense saying that at 12 weeks she is still eligible for an abortion and may not have known she was pregnant in the first place.

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