Quickies: Men are afraid to date smart women, period undies ads not okayed for NYC subway, and growing extra teeth
- Apparently men are threatened by smart women, because of course they are – “The study found that while men are theoretically into the idea of dating intelligent women — you know, like, in a hypothetical dream world in which masculinity isn’t so fragile and threatened by the slightest displays of female power — in the reality of day-to-day life, they’d vastly prefer dating a woman who’s less intelligent than them.”
- Ads for period underwear might be too lewd for NYC subway – “The ads that plaster New York City’s subway system have shown women in the throes of passion, showing off most of their breasts, and wearing just a skimpy bikini—or nothing at all. Can’t they show a woman in a full shirt and modest underwear?” From Jaime.
- Experts may be able to teach your mouth to grow extra teeth – “Biologists want to manipulate your mouth to do something extraordinary: grow extra teeth. And they’re getting their advice from fish.”
- Trans teen elected homecoming queen amongst accusations of rigged voting – “Trenton Central High School crowned its first trans homecoming queen, Jae Irizarry, this past Friday. Not long after that, a story came out in the local paper, The Trentonian, saying that the “vote was a fraud.””