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PED Baseball Coverage Study Strikes Out By Playing The Race Card

Nov 23, 14 PED Baseball Coverage Study Strikes Out By Playing The Race Card

Posted by in Science, WTF???

Like most of my fellow baseball fans, I cringe every time I hear the words “performance-enhancing drugs.” Use of these substances were so prevalent during the 1990s and early 2000s that that period has come to be known as the Steroid Era in the sport, as many top players were allegedly used PEDs at some point in their careers.

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Yukon Putting Birds In Little Drunk Tanks

Nov 19, 14 Yukon Putting Birds In Little Drunk Tanks

Posted by in Science, WTF???

Beset by a seasonal rash of birds inebriated on fermented berries, Yukon wildlife officials have readied a series of miniature drunk tanks to help the erratic avians sober up.

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Two Guys You Should Never Accept Packages From

Nov 18, 14 Two Guys You Should Never Accept Packages From

Posted by in Health, WTF???

A couple of America’s best and brightest are at the center of an investigation in Thailand after trying to ship some stolen contraband home to the states – a fairly mundane series of events... until you find out exactly what the ill-gotten goods were. The two men, allegedly stole adult and infant body parts from a Bangkok hospital and tried to send them back to Las Vegas.

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Rosetta Scientist + Ugly Shirt + Social Media = #ShirtStorm

Nov 15, 14 Rosetta Scientist + Ugly Shirt + Social Media = #ShirtStorm

Posted by in Space, Technology, WTF???

He helped was part of a scientific all-start team that was able to build the technology for a mission with the first successful landing on a comet, but Dr. Matt Taylor's fame may be tied more to his poor choices in attire than his scientific acumen. The space scientist broke down in tears today as he apologized for his unfortunate choice of clothing when he sat for an interview.

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#OzsInbox: The Greatest Hashtag Hijacking Ever

Nov 14, 14 #OzsInbox: The Greatest Hashtag Hijacking Ever

Posted by in Health, Technology, WTF???

Word of advice: if you’re a famous doctor who has been dragged in front of Congress to answer questions about your promotion of so-called “miracle” weight loss products and who has been accused of “[choosing] to ignore science in favor of hyperbole” and “[promoting] treatments that are flat-out wrong,” you might not want to solicit questions from the Twitter community.

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E-Cig Cannabis Oil Plans Should Go Up In Smoke

Nov 13, 14 E-Cig Cannabis Oil Plans Should Go Up In Smoke

Posted by in Lifestyle, WTF???

With the increasing popularity of e-cigarettes and the fact that Oregon, Alaska and Washington DC recently voted to join Washington state and Colorado by legalizing recreational marijuana, it was only a matter of time before someone thought to combine the two. Lo and behold, that time is nigh.

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Woman To Marry Her Anonymous Sperm Donor

Nov 12, 14 Woman To Marry Her Anonymous Sperm Donor

Posted by in Health, WTF???

An Australian woman who had a child using in-vitro fertilization fell in love with the man who was her anonymous sperm donor. In an unlikely "back to front love story" that has attracted the interest of Hollywood, Aminah Hart, now 45, met the father of her daughter Leila only after she had given birth. The couple fell in love and are now engaged.

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45 Minutes Without A Pulse — And Surviving

Nov 11, 14 45 Minutes Without A Pulse — And Surviving

Posted by in Health, WTF???

A Florida mother who underwent a routine cesarean section is now at home caring for her baby, despite major scares just over a month ago when the woman lost a pulse for 45 minutes after giving birth. Ruby Graupera-Cassimiro, 40, had a normal C-section late in September. But in the recovery room, doctors began to notice she wasn’t breathing.

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Woman Extracts Sperm From Dead Fiance To Have His Baby

Nov 10, 14 Woman Extracts Sperm From Dead Fiance To Have His Baby

Posted by in Health, WTF???

An Arizona woman will soon have the baby she’s always wanted with the love of her life — even after his death. Stephanie Lucas turned her and her fiancé’s wish into a reality when she requested a sperm extraction procedure from his body.

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Because Why Not Get A Vasectomy On Live TV?

Nov 09, 14 Because Why Not Get A Vasectomy On Live TV?

Posted by in Health, WTF???

The decision to get a vasectomy plagues every man at one point of his life, but the decision to get the procedure done on live TV is another ordeal. On a British morning show, a patient named only James underwent the snippy procedure. Leaving nothing to the imagination, the extremely graphic video was aired to dispel common myths and worries surrounding the procedure in honor of World Vasectomy Day.

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