A very bizarre scenario is being wound down in Texas. A couple in Texas have just had their marriage annulled because the husband was secretly a lady. There were some other legal things going on but they lived for 7 years as a couple, raised 2 kids, and never thought to talk about this issue.
Well, every week there's something new and noteworthy in the world of gay marriage. And from now on, every Thursday we're going to hit the highlights and lowlights of previous 7 days of gay marriage. This week Australia, Greece, and the Lutherans had news.
A study at Duke University shows that sleep problems are bad for women's hearts. A problem sleeper is defined as someone that can't fall asleep in 30 minutes and rouses several times in the night. Know anyone like that? If it's a woman, have her heart checked.
A study conducted in the Netherlands and Spain concluded that taller men are less jealous of romantic rivals. Some of the other findings were interesting about which height range men prefer and when women feel ill at ease.
Tori Spelling has a new book out that has a grammatically challenging title (sTori Telling) but should have some juicy moments. Including but not limited to moments on the set of 90210, the challenges with her mother, and plastic surgery. Sounds like a pretty good read.
A rite of passage for many young Mormons is a mission. This trip lasts 18 to 24 months and helps spread the good work through good works. The only problem is that most missionaries come home to busted relationships. Is there a fix or is it just God's will?
Rumor has it that the Hulkster has a new lady. OK, more than rumor. More like fact. And it's one of his daughter's best buds. Hopefully this is just a stunt for the new season of their show or something from Ashton Kutcher's demented mind. Dating your kids' friends is not a good policy. The rumor is that he wants more kids. Odd.
A study from the University of Oregon shows that a specific type of birth control hormone may lead to increased risk of cardiovascular disease. The synthetic progestin MPA is thought to be have some danger associated with it. But the author of the study admits that further research should be done. Whew.
No one has ever accused the news media of being nice (except when someone dies). But Lisa Marie Presley feels they were exceptionally rude in wondering aloud if she wasn't getting too pudgy. And possibly following in her late father's footsteps. Now they're getting sued. Which brings up the danger of asking if a big-bellied lady is pregnant.
Everyone knows that smoking while pregnant is probably not a good idea. But what about smoking while you're trying to conceive? An infertility group thinks it's a bad idea (for numerous reasons), so they're teaming up with No Smoking Day (March 12) to try and kick the habit and make some babies.