Teens Drink and Smoke if They See Their Friends Doing It, But Can You Prove It?

Teens Drink And Smoke If They See Their Friends Doing It, But Can You Prove It?

It’s just like mom used to say: “Monkey see, monkey do. Now go to your room and listen to “We Didn’t Start the Fire” ten times as punishment.” Mother had sick ideas of punishment. A new study from those sleuths at the University of Southern California now claims when teens see pictures of their buddies enjoying a smokey treat and tipping back a cold one online, they’ll be more inclined to do so themselves. Given what...

Captain Obvious News: More Sex Makes You happy!

Captain Obvious News: More Sex Makes You Happy!

Well, DERP! If you haven’t discovered it by now, or if you just lack listening skills when your friends are having a round table discussion on Jack’s wife’s breasts, then you should listen up. Tim Wadsworth relates your sex drive to your ability to have money, a factor that he considers a form of materialistic well-being to hold in comparison to everyone around you. The best way to picture it is by giving you a...

Your Wife’s A Liar; Size Does Matter! Bigger Penises In Science

Your Wife’s A Liar; Size Does Matter! Bigger Penises In Science

Check your inbox, and go to the spam folder. Click on any of the “Enlarge your penis now!!!” emails, and accept the offers. Scientific research proves, beyond the shadow of a doubt, that penis size does matter to women. It’s not the size of the boat; it’s the motion in the ocean. It’s not the size of the dog in the fight; it’s the size of fight in the dog. It's not the size of...

Sexy Asian Women Make Flying Better

Sexy Asian Women Make Flying Better

Flying can be a pain in the butt, but can a crew of scantly clad, young, sexy Asian women make it easier? More importantly, does it sell more fares? Sex sells. It’s nothing new, and it’s been going on since the dawn of time, so what’s all the fuss about now? Budget Thailand airline, Nok Air has been the focus of some recent controversy in the media. In a recent brand awareness effort, they published a...

Dear Luddites, Kids Use Cell Phones To Connect To The Internet Now

Dear Luddites, Kids Use Cell Phones To Connect To The Internet Now

Like many Americans, I have AOL to thank for some of my earliest memories of the Internet. My family wasn’t what you’d call “wealthy,” and living in a rural East Texas town, we were late to most technologies. Yet, the fates had somehow conspired in my favor and my parents agreed to give this America Online thing a shot somewhere after the 20th free CD we received in the mail. My parents and I went to the...

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Booze + Cigarettes = Bad Health

On December 5, 2012, redOrbit reported about the connection and effects of drinking alcohol and smoking. What the article focused on is the hangover. Accordingly, research from Brown University found that individuals who drink alcohol and smoke find themselves suffering from a hangover more often. And this alcohol- and smoke-induced hangover will likely be more intense. As redOrbit’s article notes, many people feel the pull to smoke especially when drinking heavily (4-6 beers in an...