etymology

What’s Up With Creepily Calling the Men’s Bathroom the ‘Little Boys’ Room’?

Few phrases sound as uncomfortably pedophilic as referring to the men’s bathroom as “the little boys’ room.” But surprisingly for a country that likes to…

In an Ideal World, Your Sex Life Actually Would Be ‘Vanilla’

You don’t like getting choked, spanked, gagged or handcuffed in bed? Your sex life is vanilla. Not into wasabi, sour craft beers or avocado ice cream? Your palate…