Posts tagged "breast milk"

Rolling Stone Will Review Its UVA Rape Story In The April Issue

Rolling Stone will be publishing its review of its UVA campus rape article, “A Rape On Campus,” in its April issue. [Flavorwire] And Charlottesville police say that there’s “no evidence” for the claims in the Rolling Stone story, but “Jackie” will not face charges for her involvement. [Gawker] The entire rugby team at…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 23, 2015

Bodybuilders Are Drinking Breast Milk, And I Quit Reality For Today

So apparently there’s a bodybuilding trend that I’ve missed out on in my time away from bodybuilding forums: Breast milk! Of course. I don’t know what kind of pseudoscience is behind this fad, but it probably has something to do with this hilarious joke (thanks, Reddit) regarding how quickly infants grow while drinking…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / February 17, 2015

2014: The Year In Boobs

Holy moley, were there a lot of boob stories in 2014! You'd think that between #BreakTheInternet and "Anaconda," this year would go to butts, but you'd be wrong. We learned a lot about Dolly Parton's boobs, Free the Nipple became part of the feminist movement, and Jasmine Tridevil beguiled us all. Click through to see…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 15, 2014

This Month In Boobs: An Extremely Resourceful Woman Used Her Breast Milk To Rob A Pharmacy

A woman in Germany robbed a pharmacy by squirting breast milk into the cashier’s eye, taking cash from the till, and running off. Again: A woman in Germany robbed a pharmacy by squirting breast milk into the cashier’s eye, taking cash from the till, and running off. This is obviously the best boob-related new…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 29, 2014

This Mom Broke A World Record For Breast Milk Donation

Amelia Boomker, a 36-year-old Illinois mom, has donated more breast milk than any other woman in the world. The mom of four boys -- Danny, Liam, Ryan and Connor -- is now a Guinness World Record holder, having pumped 16,321 fluid ounces of milk since 2008. That equates to 41 two-liter bottles of soda or 4,000…
By: Claire Hannum / March 30, 2014

Hmm, No: Would You Eat A Breast Milk Lollipop?

Over a year ago, I was helping a friend out on a screenplay about a guy who uses his wife's breast milk to make fancy pants dessert. What a ridiculous premise, hahaha, right? Well, maybe not entirely. A sweets company in Austin called Lollyphile has come out with a breast milk-flavored lollipop for $2.50 each.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 4, 2013

And Now We Have Breast Milk Jewelry

Strands from baby's first haircut. The first tooth. Tiny footprints sunk into clay. Some parents even tuck away the dried stump of the umbilical cord or the stick pregnancy test as a touching memento marking the milestones of their kids. The latest? Breast milk jewelry, on sale at the handmade marketplace Etsy. Few issues polarize…
By: Newser / April 11, 2013

Proof That The Kardashians Really Like To Play With Body Fluids

Raise your hand if you were surprised that Kim Kardashian got a facial from her own blood. Grossed out? Yes. Surprised? No. Because Kim's syringe-wielding skincare routine was just the latest example in a Kardashian family past time: playing with their own body fluids. This family will have none of your conventions of…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 13, 2013

Watch Kourtney Kardashian Squirt Breast Milk On Kim’s Psoriasis!

There must be a subgenre of porn for this right? On last night's episode of "Kourtney & Kim Take Miami," Kim took to the interwebs to find a remedy for her psoriasis. (Does Kanye know she has psoriasis? I thought he insisted on her being flawless?) Turns out, applying breast milk to the skin i…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 28, 2013

This Woman Produces Way More Breast Milk Than You

I think we should all congratulate Alicia Richman of Granbury, Texas on her extraordinary mammary glands. The 28-year-old mother is the new Guinness World Record holder for the "Most Breast Milk Donated." Since giving birth to her son Drake last March, she has donated about 86 gallons of excess breast milk to the Mothers' Milk…
By: Ami Angelowicz / October 28, 2012

Tia Mowery Describes The Taste Of Twin Sister Tamara’s Breast Milk

Tamara Mowery recently had a baby. Tia Mowery, her twin sister, decided to taste her breast milk. Now, I suspect there are going to be a lot of "ewwww, grossssss" responses to this video, because we're talking about tit juice produced by one sister and consumed by another, but I happen to think having the…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 11, 2011

The Breast Milk Diet

As part of an ongoing blog experiment, Curtis challenged himself to eat or drink nothing but his wife Katie's excess breast milk for as many days as possible and write about his findings. And why is their fridge (pictured above) stocked with a lifetime supply of baby nectar, you ask? Well, Katie likes to pump,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 23, 2011

Woman Attacks Cops With Breast Milk

Stephanie Robinette, a teacher in Delaware, has been charged with resisting arrest and assaulting police officers. But it's the weapon she used that is highly unusual. On Saturday night, Robinette attended a wedding where she had too much to drink. After hitting her husband several times, she darted for their car and locked herself inside.
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 28, 2011

A Man Who Is Determined To Breastfeed

Common knowledge says that men can't breastfeed. But … can they? In a kind of awesome article over at Slate.com, writer Michael Thomsen decided to see if he—a 33-year-old male—could lactate after reading that Charles Darwin said it was possible for men to produce milk and looking up a Bible verse (Numbers 11:12, which…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 31, 2011

How Do We Feel About Cows Producing Human Breast Milk?

I, too, await the cyborg overlords who will colonize the Earth, imprison us all, and incubate alien babies in our fertile wombs. But what I cannot wrap my head around? China claims to have genetically modified cows to produce human breast milk. Yes, a "moo moo moo" cow producing milk for a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 7, 2011

Human Milk Cheese? Cat Stew? 10 Truly Terrible Culinary Ideas

Chef Daniel Angerer once kicked Bobby Flay's butt on "Iron Chef." But if you visit his Klee Brasserie in New York City and try one of his signature dishes, you might be a little surprised to hear about one of the ingredients—cheese made from his wife's breast milk. "I prepared a little canapé of breast-milk…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 11, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: Breast Milk At Ben & Jerry’s, Grandma Smells, And Bad Dreams

This sounds too crazy to possibly be true. PETA sent a letter to Ben & Jerry's, urging them to substitute human breast milk for 75 percent of the cow's milk in their products. A spokesperson for Ben & Jerry's responded: "We applaud PETA's novel approach to bringing attention to an issue, but we believe a…
By: Catherine Strawn / September 24, 2008

Breast Milk On The Menu

Hans Locher, the owner of fancy-schmancy restaurant Storchen in Switzerland, came up with a few new dishes. His recipes for soup, antelope steak with sauce, and Zürcher Geschnetzeltes, small pieces of meat in a creamy sauce, all have one special ingredient added: breast milk. "I first experimented with breast milk when my daughter was born,"…
By: Catherine Strawn / September 18, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Guy Vegetarians, Flavored Breast Milk, And Marriage Stats

It's a bad day for vegetarians. Guys who average half a serving of soy food per day have lower concentration of sperm than men who do not eat soy foods. [Medical News Today]…
By: Catherine Strawn / July 24, 2008