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Thanks For The Syphilis, Christopher Columbus

In 1492, Columbus made it to the New World. In 1495, Syphilis broke out in France. Coincidence? Some scientists think not. Tracing the venereal strain back, it appears most consistent with the South American variety. Other scientists are skeptical. We're just bummed to find out that his legacy may be tarnished by this and the revelation that other people beat him to the New World.

Study: Straights Could Learn A Thing Or Two From Gays

A recent study done by the Rockway Institute and Alliant International University showed that homosexual couples are generally closer than their heterosexual counterparts. Though they gave no statistics or examples, this sort of makes sense. Which begs the question, can men and women ever be equal? Can they ever really be friends?

Civil Unions In New Hampshire

The state of New Hampshire began allowing civil unions on January 1st. In the two weeks since, nearly 100 couples have been joined under the law. People have been able to get the license since December 10th and most of the people to receive them have been residents of New Hampshire. Just a guess here, but this probably will not undermine heterosexual marriages.

My Big, Expensive Afghan Wedding

The average Afghan man will spend more than his annual salary on his wedding. In addition to the parties and the ceremony, the man is also expected to pony up a hefty reverse-dowry to buy his wife from her family.

Tracy Morgan Getting Divorced

The line between Tracy Morgan and his character Tracy Jordan has always been blurry. And in another case of life imitating art, Morgan and his wife Sabina are getting divorced after 20 years of marriages.