Suzanne Somers was fired from 'Three’s Company' for asking for equal pay with her male co-star, John Ritter, who was earning five times her salary. biography.com/news/suzann…
The AT&T stadium in Arlington, Texas changes the gender signs on bathrooms based on the gender makeup of a crowd. This allows them to provide more female or male bathrooms depending on the event. It also prevents long lines for bathrooms. espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/2…
Scientists used 2,000 year old seeds to regrow an extinct species of date tree. The tree long disappeared from the Judean desert but archeologists found seeds on digs. Surprisingly, the seeds worked and grew a male and female of the species. They hope to use them to produce biblical era dates. npr.org/sections/thesalt/…
The reason why Ancient Greek male statues are depicted with small penises is because they were symbolic to the ideals of male beauty at that time; youthfulness, strength and modesty. Large penises were considered to be vulgar and were associated with savages and evil spirits. theguardian.com/artanddes…
A study was conducted in an Australian University in 2008 found that "male science nerds" are most likely to be virgins and that female art majors were the most sexually active, but have little knowledge of what chlamydia is. The study was prompted by rapidly increasing cases of chlamydia. smh.com.au/national/male-…
An average silver back can deadlift 1800 lb and their grip can crush a crocodile's skull | They are 4 to 9 times stronger than an average human male. animalwised.com/how-stron…
Adultery is a felony in the state of Michigan, and when a Married Woman and Single Man commit adultery, the male is also guilty of a felony legislature.mi.gov/(S(fko…
1 in 6 women have herpes, which is double the male rate. This is due to anatomical differences that make it easier for women to become infected. nationaltoday.com/nationa…
Andre Agassi, one of the greatest ever male tennis players (and husband of Steffi Graf, one of the greatest ever female tennis players), wrote in his autobiography that "I hate tennis, hate it with a dark and secret passion, and always have" npr.org/2009/11/11/120248…
The temperature of the sand that sea turtle eggs are incubated in will determine their sex. If a turtle's eggs incubate below 81.86 Fahrenheit, the turtle hatchlings will be male. If the eggs incubate above 87.8Β° Fahrenheit, however, the hatchlings will be female. oceanservice.noaa.gov/fac…
If a beta male mandrill wins a fight, it physically transforms into an alpha male over time - gaining larger testicles, skin coloration, and the ability to produce offspring en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alp…
There is a bird called the Cream Coloured Woodpecker, also known as the Pikachu Bird. Males have the same colouration as Pikachu including the red cheeks. These birds are found in South America. ebird.org/species/crcwoo2
In Jewish law, inheritance is patrimonial. Fathers bequeath only to their male descendants. Only if there are no living sons or descendants of previously living sons do daughters inherit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inh…
A study found that male light-to-moderate beer drinkers had smaller increases in weight than non-drinkers or heavy drinkers over 8.5 years. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
Male echidnas have a four-headed penis and female echidnas are the only mammals besides platypuses that lay eggs. differencebetween.com/dif…
Millions of Mayflies on river Tisza in Hungary hatch in June. First, males are hatched and they live only couple of hours, mating as fast as possible with females who then fly few miles up the river, lay the eggs and die. Current slowly transfers the eggs to the same location as they were born. hungarytoday.hu/tisza-may…
Dozens of studies over half a century found that the average American lies at least two times a day. However, this is due to a small minority (5%) contributing to more than half of the lies. The most prolific liar demographic is male who is known as honest. msu.edu/~levinet/Serota_e…
In the winter, when it's too cold for the male bees to do their only job (mate) the lady bees kick them out of the hive, where they quickly die in the elements. beeinformed.org/2013/11/0…
Male orb weave spiders have a detachable penis which works even after being detached. When mating, he will abandon it inside his female (cannibalistic) partner and flee, knowing she will try to eat him. cbsnews.com/news/spiders-…
In 2013, a wild male tiger walked right up to a tiger enclosure at a zoo in India. Attracted by a captive female, the zookeepers let him in through a door in the enclosure. He stayed for a month, then escaped by jumping the fence, then returned a few weeks later. npr.org/sections/thetwo-w…
Autism is significantly more diagnosed in males than females en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex…
The majority of coconuts are picked by trained monkeys. Most coconut oil and meat comes from Thailand where monkeys are used to climb trees and retrieve coconuts. Male monkeys on average get 1,600 coconuts a day, humans only get about 80. npr.org/sections/thesalt/…
Today I learned Frederick the Great's male lover was beheaded in front of him by his father. The two had planned to flee for Great Britain together. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Han…
Naked mole rat queens can sexually repress males she doesn't want to mate with (and keep the rest of the colony from undergoing puberty, too) popsci.com/naked-mole-rat…
Female identical twins are less identical than male identical twins wstwinregistry.org/2015/1…
When male and female anglerfish mate, they melt into each other and share bodies, forever. nationalgeographic.com/ne…
Today I learned of "familicide," a type of murder or murder-suicide in which a perpetrator kills multiple close family members in quick succession. Perpetrators tend to be white males in their 30s. Many of these crimes occur in August, before school starts, which may delay detection and investigation. abcnews.go.com/US/people-…
The number 41 is associated with male homosexuality, in Mexico en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan…
In 2019, a British woman married her dog. She explained that after four failed engagements, 220 dates, and a range of unsatisfactory experiences in the search for love, she had given up on the male of her species - whereas with her dog, she felt that he had saved her and she had saved him theguardian.com/lifeandst…
Tomb Raider was initially going to give players the choice of playing either a male or female protagonist. Lara Croft creator, Toby Gard, decided to scrap the male option after realizing having two player characters doubled the amount of work required for the cut-scenes and also preferred Lara. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom…
Today I learned of Denham Fouts an American male sex worker who inspired characters by Truman Capote, Gore Vidal, Christopher Isherwood, and Gavin Lambert. He was dubbed β€œthe most expensive male prostitute in the world”. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Den…
A liger has a male lion as its father and tigress as its mother, while a tigon has a male tiger as its father and a lioness as its mother. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pan…
Some of England's first women's colleges were attacked by male students following a vote on allowing women into Cambridge. blog.oup.com/2019/07/gend…
Seahorses are among the only species in which the male gives birth and takes care of the young. nationalgeographic.com/an…
If an alpha male chimpanzee relies on intimidation and aggression in order to keep his status, then a coalition of chimpanzees will attempt to overthrow the alpha male en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alp…
A Marine sniper unit in Iraq became huge fans of Gilmore Girls. Near Christmas in 2005 one of them wrote to the show's creator about the lack of male clothing options in the show's gift store. Weeks later they received five boxes of Gilmore Girls jackets. thisamericanlife.org/606/…
The reason men have nipples, previously thought useless, is because they develop in the embryo before it's clear if the baby will be male or female verywellhealth.com/why-do…
Orangutans are very gentle and solitary animals. Males live 90% of their long lifespans alone, only spending a few days with a female to mate before going back into seclusion. redapes.org/about-orangut…
Today I learned about Sandra Perron, the first female infantry officer in the Canadian Army. Viewed as a threat by the male officers, she was beaten, tied to a tree, and left in the snow for two hours without boots. Her experience forced the army to revise its procedures to prevent harassment. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
In the original power rangers, the yellow ranger doesn't have a skirt because the character was male in the Japanese version etonline.com/tv/152144_7_…
The Kauai' o'o's song was recorded before it went extinct in 1987. It captures the voice of the last known bird, a male, singing a duet and pausing for the female to respond. These birds mated for life. youtu.be/5THqAY3u5oY
Male nightingales loose weight each night they sing animalia.bio/nightingale
Today I learned about β€œKing” Jadwiga of Poland. She was named king of Poland because there were no ruling queens allowed but the rules didnt specify the king had to be a male. historychannel.com.au/thi…
Chimpanzees show deference to the alpha male of their community by performing ritualized postures and gestures. If an alpha male is present, then they will offer their hands while grunting as a sign of submission. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alp…
To suppress the pest population, scientists genetically engineered male Diamondback Moths and released them into the wild so that they would mate with females, giving off female offspring which would die during the caterpillar life stage, while the male offspring survive and repeats the cycle. sciencemag.org/news/2020/…
"kabuki" -- a popular and stylized form of theatrical dance-drama in Japan -- was originally formed by an all-female dance troupe in 1603. Twenty-six years later, however, it became an all-male theatrical form when women were banned from performing it. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kab…
About Andy Warhol's failed assassin, Valeri Solanas. A radical who called for the elimination of the male sex to create a Utopia for women. She shot Warhol in the liver, spleen, lungs, and stomach and he was required to wear a corset for the rest of his life. biography.com/news/andy-w…
A 2 year study published in 2012 found a High Prevalence of Micropenis Male Newborns from an intensive-use pesticide area of Northeastern Brazil. pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/2…
Today I learned about 'Botanical Sexism', a process by which urban landscapers, in an effort to keep streets clear of seeds & flowers, plant only male trees. The male trees lack the seeds of their female counterparts & as the trees get bigger, their pollen counts increases which can worsen seasonal allergies. earth.com/news/botanical-…
The low-status male individuals of various animal species are known to sometimes imitate the behavior and appearance of females. The reasons for this include gaining sexual access to females and avoiding competition or aggression from more dominant males en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sex…

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