Dysphemism
A dysphemism is an expression with connotations that are offensive either about the subject matter or to the audience, or both. Dysphemisms contrast with neutral or euphemistic expressions. Dysphemism...
The Case For Putting Weed Up Your Vagina
After their introduction of weed lube changed some people's lives, Foria is back — this time with a cannabis vaginal suppository meant to ease the hell that is menstrual cramps. Foria Relief is a $44 ...
Coca-Cola Is Funding Obesity Research With A Biased Message, Nutrition Experts Say
Coca-Cola came under fire Monday for donating millions of dollars to a nonprofit that has been spreading the message in medical journals and through social media that the blame for America's obesity e...
What A Can Of Coca-Cola REALLY Does To Your Body In Just An Hour
Have you ever wondered what happens to your body after you drink a can of your favourite fizzy drink? A new infographic has revealed the reaction you go through for an hour after consuming, from the f...
9 bizarre snacks to try for National Junk Food Day
We put our taste buds on the line to try some of the most bizarre flavor pairings in the snack aisle for National Junk Food Day on July 21.
15 “Health Foods” That Are Really Junk Foods in Disguise
Are you eating any of these 15 so called "healthy foods"? 
Menstrual and Lunar Cycles may be Linked
Dr. Philip Chenette, who is one of the infertility specialist of the Pacific Fertility Centre in San Francisco analysed anonymous data mobile phone app called 'Glow' that women use to track their mont...
Muffin top
Random pics from NBC's 30 Rock, with Jenna's mega hit MUFFIN TOP in the background. I have just done this so people could listen to this tune no1 in Israel,...
The Case For Putting Weed Up Your Vagina
After their introduction of weed lube changed some people's lives, Foria is back — this time with a cannabis vaginal suppository meant to ease the hell that is menstrual cramps. Foria Relief is a $44 ...
Coca-Cola Is Funding Obesity Research With A Biased Message, Nutrition Experts Say
Coca-Cola came under fire Monday for donating millions of dollars to a nonprofit that has been spreading the message in medical journals and through social media that the blame for America's obesity e...
Numbers game
Numbers game, also known as the numbers racket, the policy racket, the policy game, the Italian lottery, or the nigger pool. It is an illegal lottery played mostly in poor neighborhoods in the United ...
Stupidity tax
A lottery is a form of gambling which involves the drawing of lots for a prize. Lotteries are outlawed by some governments, while others endorse it to the extent of organizing a national or state lott...
Junk science
In the United States, junk science is any scientific data, research, or analysis considered to be spurious or fraudulent. The concept is often invoked in political and legal contexts where facts and ...
Gas-guzzler
Gas-guzzler commonly refers to a vehicle that consumes fuel inefficiently.The term originally came into use in the US when congress established Gas Guzzler Tax provisions in the Energy Tax Act of 1978...
Crippleware
Crippleware has been defined in realms of both software and hardware. In software crippleware "vital features of the program such as printing or the ability to save files are disabled until the user p...
Hoplophobia
Hoplophobia is a neologism, originally coined as a pejorative, to describe an "irrational aversion to weapons." It is sometimes used more generally to describe the "fear of firearms" or colloquially a...
Pseudoscience
Pseudoscience is a claim, belief or practice which is falsely presented as scientific, but does not adhere to a valid scientific method, cannot be reliably tested, or otherwise lacks scientific status...
Dead tree edition
In information handling, a hard copy is a permanent reproduction, or copy, in the form of a physical object, of any media suitable for direct use by a person (in particular paper), of displayed or tra...
Snail mail
Snail mail and smail (from snail + mail)—named after the snail with its slow speed—refers to letters and missives carried by conventional postal delivery services. Also named after the "snail-trail" u...
McMansion
In American suburban communities, McMansion is a pejorative term for a type of large, new luxury house which is judged to be oversized for its parcel, or incongruous and out of place for its neighborh...
Tobacco packaging warning messages
Tobacco packaging warning messages are warning messages that appear on the packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products concerning the health effects of those products. They have been implemente...
If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front
If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front is a documentary film by filmmaker Marshall Curry, exploring the origins, motives, and organization of the Earth Liberation Front and Eco-terror...
Eco-terrorism
Eco-terrorism is a term used to refer to acts of violence committed in support of ecological or environmental causes, against persons or their property.Eco-terrorism is defined by the Federal Bureau o...
Feminazi
Feminazi is a term popularized by radio talk-show host Rush Limbaugh and in use since the early 1990s. It is a portmanteau of the nouns feminist and Nazi. The online version of the Merriam-Webster dic...
The East (film)
The East is a 2013 English-language thriller film directed by Zal Batmanglij and starring Brit Marling, Alexander Skarsgård, and Ellen Page. Writers Batmanglij and Marling spent two months in 2009 pr...
Birth Control Glasses
GI glasses are eyeglasses issued by the American military to its service members. Dysphemisms for them include the most common birth control glasses and variants. At one time they were officially des...
Luteolysis
Luteolysis (also known as luteal regression) is the structural and functional degradation of the corpus luteum (CL), which occurs at the end of the luteal phase of both the estrous and menstrual cycle...
Metaformic Theory
Metaformic Theory states that modern-day material culture is rooted in ancient menstruation rituals, called "metaforms". Metaforms are rituals, rites, myths, ideas, or stories created to contain emerg...