Feeling a bit under the weather? Then DON’T pick a fight with your other half. A thirty minute argument can slow your body’s ability to heal by at least a day, say US scientists. If you argue non-stop, the healing time can be doubled.
Looking forward to the pitter-patter of tiny feet? Kiss goodbye to romance. A survey of 3,000 parents, found new parents go out together 15 times over the first five years because they feel guilty for wanting time away from their child. by Susan Floyd
Hundreds of French porn website users were conned into performing sex acts for a webcam, and then blackmailed. Shouldn’t matter too muc – those French are porn-crazy. There’s a place in Pigalle where there are two or three streets where everyone can be found on a porn web-site.
Titles such as Mr and Mrs could be banned because they are ‘not inclusive of transgender people’. Oxford Council in the UK want gender specific titles to be phased out. They say that forms should have an option of Mx, pronounces ‘Mix’. LGBT campaigner Rob Jordan said it was progressive but he did not support … [Read the full story]
Red celery has been developed by a Florida-based produce company to give a ‘colourful crunch’ to salads and dips. It looks like Rhubarb…and so what if celery is red. Are you going to buy this because of its colour? Of course you’re not, you’re going to buy celery because you like the taste. This is … [Read the full story]
Today, I noticed that my new colleague never laughs. Instead she says, “LOL”. I have to work with her every day.
The blobfish, with its permanently grumpy expression and pink saggy skin, has topped a poll featuring some of the planet’s strangest looking species.