Pooping Is Gross and So Are These Quilted Northern Commercials

I understand that everybody poops. I am fully aware that it’s a biological necessity. I will even admit that there’s something sort of beautiful and miraculous about having a body that, after evolving for millions of years, has figured out how to process food into fuel as well as rid itself of the remaining waste. But… » 5/12/15 3:10pm 5/12/15 3:10pm

Why Do I Poop More When I Have My Period?

The answer is prostaglandins. These are the chemical signals girls' and women's bodies make and send to the uterus to tell it to contract, thus expelling the uterine lining at the end of the menstrual cycle. Prostaglandins aren't super picky about whom they talk to, however. If the body sends enough of them to the… » 9/27/13 2:00pm 9/27/13 2:00pm

How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Pooping During Childbirth

Truth: If you're pregnant, and if you squeeze that thing out through your vagina, you're probably going to poop while doing so. I know what you're thinking: Does this mean I might lose even more weight in the hospital? The answer is yes, every little bit helps. No one can take that away from you. Now let's all put our… » 8/23/11 4:40pm 8/23/11 4:40pm

This Week We Talked About Booties, Olympian And Otherwise

"Are You Still A Virgin If You've Had Oral Sex?"

It's time for another installment of Pot Psychology » 8/15/08 4:20pm 8/15/08 4:20pm, the "advice" column in which we attempt to solve everyone's problems with an herbal remedy. (Remember, kids: Don't do drugs!) In this episode, , the Feldman to my Haim, helps me answer questions about Craigslist hookups, sleeping with siblings of friends, and ex…

This Week We Talked Prostitutes, Poops, And Panties