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Ig Nobels

The 2018 Ig Nobels Honor Discoveries About Cannibalism, Voodoo, and DIY Colonoscopies

The annual parody of the Nobel Prize also celebrated studies about human saliva as a cleaning agent, the effect of roller-coasters of kidney stones, and the use of postage stamps as erection detectors.
Becky Ferreira
9.14.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

This Video Featuring a Gender Reveal Set to “Click Click Boom" Is America

May God bless this child, and may God bless America.
Dan Ozzi
1.26.18
Hypochondriacs Unite

The Germaphobe's Guide to Sharing a Joint

Could smoking in a cypher, which is theoretically like tongue kissing everyone in it, land you a stomach virus?
Shannon Thomas
11.2.17
Thai Food

Thai Hospital Food Is a Delicious World of Shrimp Porridge and Bird Saliva

I had to get 60 stitches in my head in Bangkok and learned that Thai hospital food is a wonderland of delicious noodles, mushroom soups, and chicken delicacies.
Natalie B. Compton
9.19.17
Asking for a friend

How Gross Is It to Let My Dog Give Me Kisses?

Let's start here: One in six dogs is a "serious stool eater."
Denny Watkins
4.4.17
Asking for a friend

How Gross Is it to Share Your Toothbrush?

Even with someone you're swapping spit with already.
Claire Gillespie
2.27.17
What's Freaking Me Out

What Can I Catch if Someone Spits On My Face?

Because we all know a spray-talker or two.
Cassie Shortsleeve
2.24.17
Stuff

Things Everybody Secretly Hates About Their Best Friend

Having a best friend is the best, but they can fill you with a very specific kind of rage, too.
Leon Benz
4.19.16
Stuff

Is it Right to Lose Your License Over a Joint You Smoked Days Ago?

Australian police test for drug traces that might be days old. They're not testing if the person is fit to drive.
Paul Gregoire
12.4.15
NSFW

Fake, Drug-Test-Foiling Dicks Are a Growing Business in Queensland

You need to be clean for 72 hours to give a drug-free urine sample. Unless you have a fake dick and pee, then you can do whatever you want.
Dan Nulley
7.7.15