Aug 1 2014

It's Reservations Only At The Cat Cafe

A frisky new business

by: Mummy Buzz

A new cafe has opened in Australia, and business is already booming such that the owners are having to turn customers away at the door. Their secret? Cats. Thirteen of them, in fact.

According to an article in ABC, the kitties (all rescues, by the way) are the main draw at Cat Cafe Melbourne, where punters can mingle with the felines for $10 an hour. 

Aug 1 2014

Doll With Penis Has Shoppers In A Tizzy

does genitalia belong on toys?

by: Mummy Buzz

A new realistic doll sold at Toys 'R' Us has tongues wagging. According to an article in the Huffington Post, the You & Me Mommy Change My Diaper Doll cries and even wets his underpants. But it's the verisimilitude of his anatomy that has some folks in a tizzy.

And really, if you consider the likes of Ken, having a boy with an actual penis rather than some half-assed moulded plastic is kind of thrilling in itself.

Jul 31 2014

Why Are Women In Turkey Smiling And Laughing In Public?

Resist Woman, Resist Laughter

by: Mummy Buzz

woman laughing in Turkey

Women in Turkey are taking and sharing photos of themselves—get this—smiling on social media. Shocking, isn't it? The backlash, if you can call it that, comes after the country's Deputy Prime Minister, Bulent Arinc, recently stated that women should not smile or laugh in public in the interest of maintaining their chastity.



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