Theories on Why Men Working Low-Wage Jobs Are the Most Familiar Trope in Porn

Image via Babes.com We asked a sociologist, a porn actor, a director… and a pizza boy by Andrew Fiouzi It’s a tale as old as porn itself: Girl needs pool cleaned. Or lawn mowed. Or sink fixed. Or pizza delivered. Boy shows up to clean pool, mow lawn, fix sink or deliver pizza. But the manual labor quickly becomes that of another kind — namely, fucking. One of the most infamous examples is Big Sausage Pizza, a porn franchise that ran from 2003 to 2006 and that served as the subject of anEater article that examined the “history of porn’s most persistent narrative cliché” — that of the pizza … Continue reading Theories on Why Men Working Low-Wage Jobs Are the Most Familiar Trope in Porn

Why You’re Addicted to Your Phone

Photo by Warren Wong | https://tricy.cl/2qmsNUN The nonstop novelty of cell phones distracts us from the true root of our suffering. By Kurt Spellmeyer About two years ago, I lost my phone. Waiting at Newark International Airport, I heard the cancellation of my Chicago flight, closed down by a blizzard. I took out my phone to call home, but then I learned about another plane, soon departing from a different terminal. Stampeding down the concourse with the crowd, I must have dropped my aging Samsung. In the weeks that followed, I added “Buy a phone” to my list of undone tasks, … Continue reading Why You’re Addicted to Your Phone

Tell if Your ‘Expired’ Eggs Are Still Good to Eat

Image via Shutterstock BY GABRIELLE TAYLOR A lot of people rely on the date on the packaging to tell them when food has gone bad, even with eggs, but the “sell by” dates are often rather arbitrary, and do not correlate to expiration dates. If you’ve been tossing away your eggs based on the dates on your carton—you’re wrong. Your eyes and nose are the best tools for determining freshness with meats, produce and herbs, but you can’t really use your senses to test an egg before you crack it (unless you’re highly skilled). Eggs are often still good to eat long … Continue reading Tell if Your ‘Expired’ Eggs Are Still Good to Eat

WARNING – HAIR DYES, STRAIGHTENERS, RELAXERS NOW SHOWN TO INCREASE RISK OF BREAST CANCER

by Phillip Schneider, Staff Writer Waking Times For years, women have been told that cancer is simply a spontaneous occurrence based on predisposed genetic traits which increase or decrease your likelihood of acquiring cancer. The biggest secret of the cancer industry is the fact that in truth, environmental exposure to carcinogenic toxins such as pesticides, heavy metals, radiation, and even certain chemical beauty products are some of the largest contributing factors in acquiring cancer. Ask any scientist and they will tell you that throughout the many thousands of years that humanity has been on the planet, evolution has produced a species which is … Continue reading WARNING – HAIR DYES, STRAIGHTENERS, RELAXERS NOW SHOWN TO INCREASE RISK OF BREAST CANCER