Tomfoolery is about the guy's point of view. One guy's point of view, our Tom. He'll cover gossip, politics, media, gender issues, and, if he plays his cards right, sex. Feel free to comment.

Best Of The Web: The Herp & Facebook

Nine great Autumn dates. When your old lady has herpes. Dance floor tumescence. Facebook and cheating. Do we all marry our parents? The Duke sex list scandal. More on the Duke sex list scandal. The Indiana University sex survey says we like some ate-up stuff. What guys don't like in bed. Who should give a rehearsal dinner toast. Is prison for polygamy on the horizon for Sister Wives? And changing your dude.

angry professor

Many Brits Not Sure Where Babies Come From

A survey of youngish Brits has determined they have some funny ideas about where babies come from, and misconceptions about other pregnancy myths. And after the babies are birthed, the bad info keeps on coming. Did this survey hit a rotten pocket of misinformation or the tip of an under-informed iceberg.

man listening to pregnant wife's belly

Taiwan Is Paying People To Have Babies

When is the perfect time to have a baby? When someone will pay you for it! Duh. Taiwan is getting slapped around by the replacement rate. And the government has decided to take a stand by offering couples money to procreate. Sounds like nothing could possibly go wrong.

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Fantasy Football May Save Your Marriage

There's a very good chance if you're in a relationship with an American dude between the ages of 15 and 80 that he's going to spend some portion of his Sundays watching some big guys in tight pants run around and kick a pigskin through a giant, metal "Y." Exhilarating, yes. And, per anecdotal evidence, gals aren't as interested. But there are a few tricks for making Sunday more tolerable for everyone.

Best Of The Web: Bad Dates & Four Husbands

Best Of The Web: Bad Dates & Four Husbands

Eleven bad first date locales. Ten ways to reignite your passion. Seven lousy pickup moves. Using The Secret... to get laid. Do guys deny masturbating? Do nice guys finish last? Is the first date kiss going the way of the dodo? Are people more likely to watch porn when their candidate wins or loses? Yep, dudes and chicks are still plenty different. Hook up your newest "personal massager" to the Wii (for real). A woman wants four husband. And 31 days to a better sex life.


A Love Triangle Turned Lethal

A woman went skydiving with her dude, her dude's male buddy, and a rival for her dude's affections and wound up crashing into a garden some 17,000 feet below. The rival, one Els Clottemans, maintains her innocence and claims that the victim was someone she considered a friend. The prosecution claims she has mental issues and that the sabotage could be easily have been committed by an experienced skydiver in 30 seconds with a pair of scissors and a bad attitude. Be careful who you love triangle with.

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Keys To Happiness: Wealth, Weddings, Semen

People who make more money are happier. So are people who are in good heath. But engaged people appear to be the happiest of all. You know what else, unsurprisingly, makes people really happy? Unprotected sex.

Best Of The Web: More Red Flags & Going On Strike

Best Of The Web: More Red Flags & Going On Strike

The 31-day sex challenge! The sexiest cities in the USA. When ladies kiss for attention. When you have to break up right now. More on the friend zone. Sometimes people change for the much better. Withholding sex. G-rated sexy activities. Becoming the fun girlfriend. Bring the boys to the yard without really trying. And what the bartender thinks about the drunk, easy girl.

cheating men

Why Dudes Don't Tell Their Friends About Cheating

Someone or other did a survey and it, for the most part, ladies will tell their friends about affairs and dudes like to keep it to themselves. And if dudes do have to spill the beans, they aim to do so with an individual strange to them. The bottom line of the study is that 72% of women tell someone absolutely have to tell someone about their affairs whereas only 23% of men need to confess their infidelities. But why?


Unmarried NY Couples Can Now Adopt

New York Governor David Paterson signed into bill a law that will allow unmarried couples to adopt a kid together. Clearly, the law is intended to hook gay couples up with the ability to get babies, but cohabiting couples could also benefit.