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  • New Study: Fast Food Can Make Your Penis Smaller

    02/11/2019 3:24:12 AM PST · by vannrox · 105 replies
    The daily sheeple ^ | 6JAN19 | Terrence Donovan
    A new published study found that a chemical commonly found on fast-food wrappers and non-stick frying pans could seriously have a significant impact on male penis endowment.According to the study, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, those who had been exposed to perfluoroalkyl compounds had significantly smaller penises than those who hadn’t.Also referred to as PFCs, the compounds also lowered semen quality. They’re designed to make cooking easier, but it seems that they may have a bizarre effect on penises.Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substancesare a class of fluorinated organic chemicals containing at least one fully fluorinated carbon atom.The compounds are also found...
  • Why are more Americans than ever dying from drug overdoses?

    12/01/2018 6:48:50 AM PST · by rktman · 78 replies
    theguardian.com ^ | 11/29/2018 | Niko Kommenda, Erin Durkin and Lydia Smears
    The growing drugs crisis sweeping across the US is deadlier than gun violence, car crashes or Aids, none of which have killed as many Americans in a single year as overdoses did in 2017. Newly confirmed figures released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show the increasing scale of the crisis. The drugs epidemic is not confined to a small number of states nor to lower-income areas, but instead has spread across the whole country. While there are concentrations around the midwest, and regional differences in the type of substance, overdose deaths are happening everywhere. The US...
  • PETA hopes to build memorial where lobsters died in Maine crash

    11/04/2018 4:16:16 AM PST · by vannrox · 59 replies
    wgme.com ^ | 2018 | Editorial staff
    PETA wants to build a 5-foot tombstone where lobsters may have died after a crash on Route 1 in Brunswick, Maine, in August 2018. (PETA) BRUNSWICK, Maine (WGME) - People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals want to build a 5-foot tombstone where lobsters may have died after a crash on Route 1 in Brunswick, Maine, last week.According to the Brunswick Police Department several of the crustaceans that a Cozy Harbor Seafood truck was carrying got crushed as a result of the rollover. "It was something I've never seen before," said Detective William Moir of the Brunswick Police Department....
  • The Song “Baby Got Back” Translated into Latin

    08/30/2018 6:03:59 AM PDT · by vannrox · 13 replies
    metallicman ^ | 30AUG18 | editorial staff
    “Baby Got Back“, also known as “I Like Big Butts”, is a hit rap song written and recorded by American rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot, from his album Mack Daddy. The song samples the 1986 Detroit techno single “Technicolor” by Channel One. This is a translation of it. Translation Here, we have it translated into Latin by Quislibet. There was additional support and clarity offered by Ukelele. I have found it hilarious, and thus have reprinted the translation here. Enjoy. Text Content De clunibus magnis amandis oratio Mixaloti equitis mehercle! (By Hercules!) Rebecca, ecce! tantae clunes isti sunt! (Rebecca, behold! Such large...
  • Planet Fitness evacuated after WiFi network named 'remote detonator' causes scare

    04/16/2018 2:27:52 PM PDT · by Enchante · 68 replies
    AP via Windsor Star ^ | April 16, 2016 | Staff
    SAGINAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Michigan gym patron looking for a WiFi connection found one named “remote detonator,” prompting an evacuation and precautionary search of the facility by a bomb-sniffing dog. The Saginaw News reports nothing was found in the search Sunday at Planet Fitness in Saginaw Township, about 85 miles (140 kilometres) northwest of Detroit.
  • What you should know about oppositional defiant disorder

    01/03/2018 6:21:18 PM PST · by aimhigh · 24 replies
    Medical News Today ^ | 01/02/2018 | Aaron Kandola
    Conduct disorders describe a group of mental and behavioral disorders characterized by persistent patterns of behavior considered to be irritable, argumentative, aggressive, or disobedient. To be classified as having a conduct disorder, a pers on must display these behaviors to a much greater extent than their peers. Examples of behaviors that can result from a conduct disorder include: frequent lying aggressive and violent behavior vandalism persistent theft alcohol or drug use
  • Another (very strange) pro-Trump video from Japan.

    04/05/2017 2:53:12 AM PDT · by vannrox · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 2016 | Mike Diva
    Video URL is; https://youtu.be/ZbM6WbUw7Bs?list=PLg_CV0vugqaJ-4yQJ2WyabgZW1O1ACoqg
  • New Year's Eve Facts 2017: Traditions And Trivia To Share

    12/31/2016 2:31:27 PM PST · by LouieFisk · 9 replies
    IBTimes ^ | December 31st, 2016 | Julia Glum
    "In Spain, revelers wear red underwear on New Year's Eve for good luck. They also eat a dozen grapes at midnight." (NOTE: my favorite, heh)
  • Adorable 'emotional support duck' a hit on US flight

    10/17/2016 4:47:32 PM PDT · by LouieFisk · 61 replies
    Telegraph.co.uk ^ | October 17, 2016 | Helena Horton
    A duck is one of the last animals you would expect to find on an aeroplane flight, not least because they have wings and can fly wherever they like free of charge. However, this bird provides a special service - it is an emotional support duck for a passenger who is worried about flying.
  • Gal With Green Baby Says She Was Raped By A Leprechaun

    05/29/2016 10:09:49 PM PDT · by vannrox · 33 replies
    Previously posted... Posted on 08/05/2005 1:46:06 PM PDT by Rebelbase DOCTORS in Mallow, Ireland, are puzzled by the birth of a green baby. But single mom Bridget O'Leary, 26, says there's a very simple explanation -- she claims she was raped by a leprechaun. "He had his way with me, he did," says the attractive barmaid. "He got me drunk and slipped me his little green shamrock." By all accounts O'Leary has a sterling reputation as a hardworking, upstanding individual. "Bridget is a fine lass, and no mistake," says Tom Shaughnessey, 44, the owner of the Brick and the Rose...
  • Ugliest Cars Ever Made:

    10/06/2015 2:20:52 AM PDT · by Reaganite Republican · 42 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 06 October 2015 | Reaganite Republican
    You thought I was lazy and was going to just come on here and trash AMC Gremlin and Pontiac Aztec? Too obvious! Industrial-Strength UGLY Pummeled with ugly stick DeSoto: they couldn't let it die with dignity I hate these things 1961 Citroen Ami looks like a Mercury that was forgotten in the dryer More at Reaganite Republican ___________________________________________________________________ beamng.com Curbside Classic HotRodders.com ProductionCars.com Bloomberg LA Magazine MumsNet Odometer.com Telegraph (UK)
  • Obama Photo Switched....

    09/02/2015 11:34:30 AM PDT · by MeshugeMikey · 28 replies
    MeshugeMikey ^ | Spetember 2. 2015 | MeshugeMikey
    a photo I parodied here...on FR....has been pulled from an article about OBAMA...and replaced with a new...image... the two poses are included here...for comparison sake the first may have been EMBARASSING for the President...see below
  • James Carville: Trump Supporters Do Not Like The Republican Party

    08/10/2015 6:17:36 PM PDT · by Biggirl · 66 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | August 10, 2015 | Pam Key
    Monday on MSNBC, long-time Clinton ally Democratic strategist James Carville said Donald Trump supporters “do not like the Republican party,” pointing to House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other establishment Republicans as evidence in a comparison he drew to the dynamic between Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, both candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination.
  • Unraveling the Nature and Identity of the Green Man

    01/28/2015 5:53:57 PM PST · by Reverend Saltine · 24 replies
    Ancient-Origins.net ^ | January 28, 2015 | Ryan Stone
    An enigma spanning thousands of years, the Green Man is a symbol of mysterious origin and history. Permeating various religious faiths and cultures, the Green Man has survived countless transformations and cultural diversities, enduring in the same relative physical form to this day. Although specifics about his beginnings and his worship are not fully known, due in large part to how far back and to what initial cultures he can be traced to, it is a testament to the widespread reach of his character that he is still remembered and worshipped to this day. The Green Man is most highly...
  • Google Spins The Vote

    11/04/2014 10:44:09 AM PST · by MeshugeMikey · 31 replies
    MeshugeMikey ^ | November 4, 2014 | MeshugeMikey
  • Officials: Woman, 34, Enrolled in School as Teen

    05/15/2014 3:21:50 PM PDT · by Theoria · 34 replies
    AP ^ | 15 May 2014 | AP
    34-year-old woman posed as a teenager to enroll as sophomore at a small private high school in East Texas, officials said Wednesday. Longview police said Charity Johnson was arrested early Tuesday morning after telling officers she was "Charite Stevens" and was born in November 1997. Police had been called to an apartment when the person Johnson was staying with said she no longer wanted her living there. Police gave Johnson a trespass warning. Officer Debra Stiles said during the investigation, police determined she had given them a false name and birthdate. Police say Johnson is 34, although jail records list...
  • Democrat Sean Eldridge drops more of husband's money on campaign

    04/16/2014 1:01:32 PM PDT · by armydawg505 · 9 replies
    freebeacon.com ^ | 4/15/14 | unknown
    Democrat Sean Eldridge’s campaign raised a little over $520,000 in the first quarter of this year. Nearly half came from the candidate himself. Eldridge, the husband of New Republic editor and Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes, pitched in $250,000, according to a campaign finance report filed with the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday. That contribution, made in one lump payment on March 31, brings Eldridge’s self-financing total to $965,000. Eldridge is running for a competitive House seat in New York’s Hudson Valley, in a district he has called home for less than two years.
  • Obama Campaign Mass Emails People Gifs of Obama Touching People

    08/24/2012 11:10:05 AM PDT · by therightliveswithus · 23 replies
    Pundit Press ^ | 8/24/12 | Aurelius
    The Obama campaign is very busy sending people odd messages. Yesterday, the President himself described his fear of Mitt Romney. Today, a new mass email shows Mr. Obama touching people and their hands. Under the subject "High five," the message is just several gifs of President Obama trying (and mainly failing) to high five a group of supporters. Honestly, I don't know if the President knows what a high five is. It just looks like he's trying to squeeze children's hands sensually: Or simply missing every hand he's trying to hit: And naturally, the campaign pleads for money. Obviously Mr....
  • Sweden snow: Man 'survives two months trapped in car'

    02/19/2012 8:32:36 PM PST · by EnglishCon · 10 replies · 1+ views
    BBC News ^ | 02/19/12 | BBC News
    A Swedish man has survived being trapped in his snow-covered car for two months without food, police say. The car was found on Friday at the end of a forest track more than 1 km (0.6 miles) from a main road in northern Sweden. Police say the temperature in the area had recently dropped to -30C (-22F).
  • Shark upstages surfer at competition

    11/11/2011 1:02:11 PM PST · by geraldmcg · 9 replies
    CleanTV.com ^ | 11-11-11 | CleanTV
    It was the first time the competition was conducted in San Francisco and there was bone-chilling water temperatures along with the usual Bay area wind. But just as surfer Dusty Payne of Hawaii braved the cold to ride a wave, a SHARK (flash scary shark with loud music or sound effect) appeared in the water and SCARED THE DAYLIGHTS out of Dusy who described the sight as quote, "the biggest fin I've ever seen in my life coming at me. I've seen dolphins and it wasn't a dolphin." unquote. So, not only did Dusty lose it, but he also lost...