World’s Strangest

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The Fish With a Penis On Its Head

A newly discovered fish in the Mekong River in Vietnam has a, how shall we say this, unique male anatomy: its penis is on its head. And the weirdness doesn’t stop there: Male priapiumfish don’t have a penis like humans and other mammals. [...]

Why Men Prefer to Eat Red Meat

I’d say because it’s more delicious, but that’s not what Brian Wansink of Cornell University Food and Brand Lab found out: it’s because meat is macho. "To the strong, traditional, macho, bicep-flexing, all-American [...]

Cheetah and Dog are Roommates

(YouTube link) One year ago, Busch Gardens Tampa introduced the public to a cheetah cub and a yellow Lab puppy who are best friends. The pair — later named Kasi and Mtani by park fans via a Facebook poll — spent only supervised play times together at first. Now, a year later, they live together full time [...]

Posing Like a Man

Jim C. Hines, who earlier threw his back out posing like women on book covers, has recovered enough to try it again, this time posing like men on book covers. His aim was to determine whether men’s poses objectify them the same way women’s poses do. The answer: yes and no. Among the list of [...]

This Cat is Smooth

  When Rou (the male on the right) met Minou (the female on the left), they hit it off right away. Their rhyming names are completely coincidental. Unfortunately, theirs was only a fling, as they have different owners. But watch and see this picture from redditor RobertKrug become a meme. Link

From Petey P. Cup to Prosty the Spokesgland: 11 Unbelievable Healthcare Industry Mascots

If pancake syrup, batteries and crescent rolls can have corporate mascots, why shouldn’t urinalysis and Manograms? That’s what these 11 health-related causes figured when they created their very specific spokesthings. 1. Petey P. Cup We’ve mentioned Petey P. Cup before, but his particular brand of awesome is worth another visit. Petey is a larger-than-life specimen jar containing [...]

The Effect of Television on Sexual Behavior

Figure 1. A page from the survey form that was given to male participants. by Jennifer A. Zimmerman Psychology Department Marist College, Poughkeepsie, New York This study investigates what effect, if any, watching television has on people’s sexual behavior. The Population Problem For populous countries such as China and India, population growth is seen [...]

Battle of the Sexes: Who’s Funnier?

According to a study by the University of California, San Diego Division of Social Sciences, men are a teensy bit funnier than women are–but mostly only to to other men. The stereotype Men have long been defended as the funnier sex; a sense of humor attracts women (just ask women) and the thinking was that an inherent [...]

Smell of Books: A Product I Wish Were Real

Oh, how I wish this were real. I would very much buy Smell of Books™, available in five signature fragrances (three of which are shown above). The notion is to add that comforting book smell back to an era when many of us are stuck using fragrance-free ebooks. From the description of [...]

G-Male is Google’s New Boyfriend Feature

(Video Link) Google is now offering its boyfriend feature to selected users. G-Male is the perfect boyfriend. He knows everything about you! Everything. Don’t worry about the screenshot displayed. This video from Comediva is completely safe. Link -via Joe Carter