Soothing the Suicidal

What makes someone jump in front of a speeding train? Instead of trying to answer that complex question, one railway company has decided to take more preventive action against the dramatically rising risk both to people and property in Japan. … Read More

A Rap About “Ross: Dress For Less.” Sure, Why Not?

Have you heard the rap song about Ross, yet?

When I did, my heart swelled: I Finally. Had. An. Anthem. … Read More

Sexy Bones

Excuse me? A medical imaging supply company using naked x-rays as a selling tool? I guess you could call it creative, but is it more along the lines of pornography? … Read More

When Sugar Was Good

The latest throwback soft drink, Dr Pepper made with REAL sugar, is a reminder of the power of the Time Travel Wave. It takes us back to a time when eating and drinking, and yes, even smoking, was just as unhealthy as it is now—we just didn’t know it. … Read More

A Timeless Moment

Ok, before you dismiss this watch with no hands as esoteric artsy-fartsy-ness…hear me out. … Read More

Ozzy’s DNA Could Hold Secrets and Scientific Miracles

Jump on the Crazy Train in order to become an Iron man. … Read More

Early Puberty Linked To Meat Heavy Diets

Maybe this freaks me out because I was such a late bloomer—but girls getting boobs at 9 just worries me. I know there was always that one girl in the class who seemed to “blossom” earlier than everyone else and it either made her the butt of jokes or super popular (mainly with the boys), but I’m talking about the alarming rise of early onset puberty. … Read More

Emerging to Mainstreaming: The Ebb and Flow of Trends

Good surfers know how to ride a wave, but really good ones know how to read a Wave. He or she can gaze toward the horizon and choose the right swell because they recognize the signs that tell them it’s going to be a big one. … Read More

Let’s Get Hairy

The smooth clean-cut look at the University of Maine is abandoned for a month every year when it observes “No Shave November”—and it’s not only for men sporting beards. … Read More

‘Limited Editons’ Now Come In Store Size

Limited Editions have engulfed entire stores. … Read More