Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Thu, 2013-02-21 08:30
Tough laws that crack down on smoking should be extended to cover “excessive” sex and eating, declared a Russian political leader on Monday. Far-right nationalist Vladimir Zhirinovsky said: “We need eating restrictions.
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Wed, 2013-02-20 08:30
Japan’s finance minister said the elderly should “hurry up and die” to save the government medical costs. Taro Aso, 72, made the controversial comments Monday at a National Council on Social Security Reforms meeting in a country where the population is living longer and fertility rates are low amid a deflated economy.
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Tue, 2013-02-19 08:30
We don’t need this kind of encouragement. In their report titled, ‘Flatulence On Airplanes: Just Let It Go,’ published in the New Zealand Medical Journal Friday, a team of British and Danish gastroenterologists suggest it’s healthier to pass wind than fight the turbulence brewing within.
We tend to fart more on a plane because of changes in the volume of intestinal gasses as cabin pressure changes, they said, and restraining gas could lead to a raft of “significant drawbacks” including discomfort, pain, bloating, indigestion, stress and heartburn. Read more about Scientists clear passengers to fart on flights
Submitted by Sun Reporter2 on Mon, 2013-02-18 10:27
Condom company Durex has launched a new app and service in Dubai that discreetly delivers condoms within an hour, with the delivery made by someone dressed as, say, a pizza delivery man or tourist who slyly slips you the goods without your date noticing. Evening saved.