It looks like the British government is ready to get serious about unplanned pregnancies. While their rate of teen pregnancy is in decline, it is still a drag to the economy and families. The first step is a $20 million campaign to educate doctors about the alternatives to the pill. More to come.
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Based on the results of a survey sponsored by a male grooming product, men are taking longer than ever to get ready for a night out. And women are starting to cut back on their ready time. Are the metrosexuals taking over? Is there a natural beauty movement? Does it matter?
Studies have shown that sex can be nearly as effective as the leading migraine medication in curing headaches. That's the good news. Studies have also shown that sex cause migraines with some women. And there is a thing called an orgasmic headache that is just bad news for everyone.
A study by the University of Michigan has shown that people do not get over annoying parts of their spouse's character. If anything, those habit become more irritating. This is not the case, though, with people's friends and children. It looks like familiarity breeds contempt.
Fred and I just got back from my parents' house in Savannah where we ran a half-marathon on Tybee Island. If you're thinking, "That sounds nice. I've always wanted to run a half-marathon." You're wrong. It's about 8 miles of "This is exciting! I'm doing so great!" and 5 miles of "What the hell was I thinking? This sucks. And hurts."
Some Boston fans are desperate to turn this Super Bowl loss on its head. Someone else must be to blame. Coach Bellichick is too good to blame. And so is Tom Brady. So, they've decided to push some blame on poor Gisele. And it is true that Tom Brady never dropped a Super Bowl before they were dating but that's probably just coincidence.