Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
Nail Polish That Changes Colors Could Prevent Date Rape in the Near Future
Four students from North Carolina State University in Raleigh have invented a nail polish that could alert its wearer to any date-rape drugs that might have been added to her drink.
Medical Marijuana May Be Reducing Prescription Painkiller Deaths
A recent study shows links between medical marijuana legalization and reduced deaths from prescription painkillers.
Teen Birthrate in U.S. Has Dropped Dramatically, According to New Report
The CDC recently released a report showing a clear decline in the birthrate of American teenagers.
Lack of Vitamin D Can Increase Your Risk of Dementia, Alzheimer’s
A new study has confirmed that being deficient in vitamin D can increase your risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s as you age.
Video Games May Help Kids Live Better, Happier Lives
Video games, when played in small amounts, may turn out to help children become more well-adjusted, according to a new study.
Home Buyers Should Ask Sellers About These 5 Things Before Making an Offer
If you're in the home-buying process, be aware of these particularly important considerations—and only the home's current owner can provide the answers.
New Home or Older Home? 5 Things to Consider Before You Buy
When choosing between buying a newly built home or a pre-owned, older one, here are five important considerations to think about before making your decision.
Drinking Too Much Now Can Make You Forget … Much Later
A recent study showed a link between heavy drinking in mid-life with severe memory loss later in life.
Starting a House Hunt? 6 Things You Need to Know Before You Buy a Home
From loan pre-approval to local market rates, here are six important things to know before you start the home-buying process.
Bill Clinton: World With an AIDS-Free Generation ‘Is Within Our Reach’
The former president made the claim at a recent international AIDS conference.