Category: "Tomfoolery"

Are Americans terrible shags?

Social science research shows that 20% of Americans, between 18 and 34 years old, have used their smart phones during sex. From a survey of 2000 participants,  almost 10% of the sample population admitted to looking at their phones in intimate moments, with the majority of culprits embarrassingly belonging to my cohort. Since this research […]

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CNN, when are you gonna stop being so silly?

A recently published article on CNN takes a weird spin on pro-gaming, turning something which could have been a wonderful, poetic story into a fear-mongering article about gaming addiction. The article is loosely based around pro Starcraft II player MarineKing (also known as MKP) and the ‘gaming addiction’ he faced, which almost tore his family […]

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European Commission Female Science promo offends all

The “Science; It’s a Girl Thing!” campaign was designed to get more females into various fields of science, but instead generated a plethora of angry responses. In less than a few weeks, the negative responses caused the YouTube commercial to be removed. If you missed it: From the description: This video was published by the […]

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Nice try PornHub

Earlier this week, PornHub tried to raise awareness for breast cancer by giving out free breast exams in New York City on board a ‘boob bus’. Why? Because “PornHub cares about your greatest assets”. Porn star Bree Olson did her part to save breasts by promoting the campaign along with her leather-clad Boob Bus Nurse […]

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Social networking > porn?

At least, that’s what Eric Qualman writes in his book Socialnomics. I found it pretty hard to believe, and I began to hum Jeff Marx and Robert Lopez’ fantastic tune (video below). So I did some digging and actually, I think (technically) Qualman may be wrong. The difference between pornography sites and regular sites is […]

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Hero gains internet recognition – $65,000 raised overnight

A simple link on a social news website [Reddit.com] linking to a picture with the caption: “Meet Omari. Two days ago he returned from the hospital after being hacked in the face by a machete defending an orphanage of 35 children by himself. Think we could raise the $2,000 needed for the remainder of the […]

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Ever wanted a pet dinosaur?

Well if your answer is a resounding yes, there may be an opportunity for you to finally make your dream come true. Before you get too excited though, this is just open to homeowners in Vancouver. A talented individual who is fluent in dinosaur is offering dinosaur-esque services in exchange for a property in Vansterdam […]

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Cat temple to open in Moscow

A temple dedicated to kitty cats is set to open in Moscow, Russia. Not only will people be able to go there and check out different species of kitties, but those who are allergic can also take special classes to learn how to use breathing techniques to beat allergies. Funny!! Maybe the Egyptians had it […]

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Lego iPhone cases

This really appeals to the kid in me. SmallWorks has created a case for the iPhone that’s compatible with lego!! You could turn your phone into something killer like this: Ok, maybe it won’t be that giant but it’s still pretty cool. The possibilities are endless and you’d never get bored with your phone cover. […]

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Google beatboxes

What can’t google do?! Click here, then click “listen”. I can’t wait for this to catch on and people to compose entire songs from google translate… make it happen you creative talents!

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