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Archives for June, 2008

Wild Turkey Nest

What could’ve been the national symbol of the USA if Ben Franklin had his way, the wild turkey (meleagris gallopavo) is having a bit of a resurgence as of late. In our neck of the woods (central New York state) they have become a common sight and small bands of them are often seen crossing…

So girth does matter!

“”The Great Wall of China’s attractive, but he’s too thick – my husband is sexier.” So says Eija-Riitta Berliner-Mauer, whose surname translates to English as “Berlin Wall.” The Telegraph resurrected Frau Berliner-Mauer’s fascinating case of objectum-sexual in a news of the weird article: Woman “married” to Berlin Wall for 29 years. Overall, this is an…

From one of my favorite “Oh, my! Isn’t that quirky?” sites, technovelgy, comes Useful Body Modifications (submitted by Bill Christensen). Here we find a dude who has a ruler tattooed on the underside of his forearm… …others who have small magnets implanted under the skin to attain a “sixth sense” (WTF?) and finally, pierced glasses.…