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The Gift Card Conundrum: Specific Or Versatile?

Dec 17, 14 The Gift Card Conundrum: Specific Or Versatile?

Posted by in Lifestyle, Science, Seasonal

As the holidays come closer, many of us are seeking out those perfect Christmas presents for our loved ones. It may be the thought that counts, but sometimes that thought takes more effort than we realize, which is why some use that thought and decide to buy their loved ones the perfect gift in the form of the gift card. A gift card from a person’s favorite place to shop seems like it would be a great compromise, but is it really?

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Weirdo Christmas Customs To Avoid

Dec 16, 14 Weirdo Christmas Customs To Avoid

Posted by in An English Angle, Lifestyle, Seasonal

There’s something about Christmas that makes people skip a groove or two. Normally staid and calm individuals seem to lose it and do weird and not so wonderful things. With the news from the Associated Press that a brewery in western New York has built its very own Christmas tree using hundreds of beer kegs, we thought redOrbit should bring you a couple of the world’s wackiest Christmas aberrations.

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Shrooming In The Palace Gardens

Dec 15, 14 Shrooming In The Palace Gardens

Posted by in An English Angle, Lifestyle

Maybe, just maybe, the Queen has been “shrooming” on the quiet. Or maybe it’s the Royal Kitchen staff having a bit of a laugh and spiking her cranberry sauce with psilocybin just to get even for all that ordering about. Apparently, it wouldn’t be too hard to source the ingredients. It seems as though the grounds of Buckingham Palace are home to the “magic mushroom” beloved of many a drug user.

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You Don’t Need Google Glass During Sex

Dec 14, 14 You Don’t Need Google Glass During Sex

Posted by in Lifestyle, Technology

Wearable technology is predicted to take over in 2015 with a new wave of products that will change the way we wear clothes, exercise, and even have sex. A national survey found a large majority of consumers would incorporate wearable technology into their lives, from tracking weight to sexual interactions in bed, but is it healthy?

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British Mother Sells Her Own Breast Milk For $20 A Bottle

Dec 13, 14 British Mother Sells Her Own Breast Milk For $20 A Bottle

Posted by in Lifestyle, WTF???

Whether you want some breast milk for body building or “sexual preferences” — one British woman can sell it to you for $20 a bottle, and she isn’t going to judge you for it. Rebecca Hudson, a 26-year-old mom of four kids living in the UK, has decided to sell her own breast milk in order to afford Christmas presents for her kids. Surprisingly, there appears to be a market for it.

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The 8 Best Christmas Presents For Cats

Dec 12, 14 The 8 Best Christmas Presents For Cats

Posted by in Lifestyle, Seasonal

Your cat may be the pickiest member of your family, but that doesn’t mean that buying them a Christmas present should be difficult. In fact, the wide range of amazing cat toys and accessories out there might actually make the process of choosing a present for your picky feline the most enjoyable part of your Christmas shopping.

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Your Smartphone May Be Turning Off Your Love Life

Dec 08, 14 Your Smartphone May Be Turning Off Your Love Life

Posted by in Lifestyle, Technology

Smartphones have opened up the flood gates to instant and constant communication in the 21st century. Although our wireless devices are generally seen as a convenience, they can also be a plague of everyday intrusions and interruptions to our most intimate relationships. Constantly being connected to the world actually creates “technoference” and disconnects us from our significant others.

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Spicy Sriracha Beer Joins The Rooster Sauce Revolution

Dec 06, 14 Spicy Sriracha Beer Joins The Rooster Sauce Revolution

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Lifestyle

You know those occasions that arise now and then when you realize you have somehow missed something that everyone else already knows? Today, I feel like that about Sriracha Sauce (the food, not a band). I had literally never heard of the stuff until I read about spicy Sriracha beer, or Rogue Sriracha Hot Stout beer to give it its proper name.

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The Real Reason Blurred Lines Exist On A First Date

Dec 05, 14 The Real Reason Blurred Lines Exist On A First Date

Posted by in Lifestyle, Science

Robin Thicke may have been on to something with his summer hit “Blurred Lines.” The song addresses what sounds like a grey area between consensual sex and assault, and science suggests these blurred lines aren’t always so genuine in a real-life context. According to a recent study, men may actually be better at perceiving a woman’s sexual interest on a date more than women would like to admit.

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Pizza Hut’s New Menu Is Magic

Dec 04, 14 Pizza Hut’s New Menu Is Magic

Posted by in Lifestyle, Technology

If there's a luxury we wish we had, it's definitely a menu that reads our minds. Enter: Pizza Hut. The Washington Post reported the pizza chain has been testing special eye-tracking tablets in 300 locations in the UK since October, in which diners receive pizza reommendations based on the ingredients they stare at longest.

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