It must be true... I read it in the tabloids
▪ A Swedish politician has proposed that the country’s workers receive a paid, hourlong break each day so they can go home and have sex. Town councilman Per-Erik Muskos said subsidized intimacy could improve relationships and boost well-being and Sweden’s dwindling birth rate. “I believe that sex is a scarce commodity in many long relationships,” Muskos says. “Everyday life is stressful.” If the paid sex hour is created, he concedes, “you can’t guarantee that a worker doesn’t go out for a walk instead.”
▪ Members of the Bald Men Club of Tsuruta City, Japan, used their heads last week at an annual tournament that features a unique variation on tug-ofwar. The competitors each stick a suction cup attached to a red rope on their heads. Then—without using theirganize “a bald men’s Olympic tournament.”
▪ The town of Henryetta, Okla., last week abolished a 38-year-old, Footloosestyle ordinance prohibiting dancing within 500 feet of a church or public school. Joni Insabella had planned a Valentine’s Day dance above her store, which stands 300 feet from a church, buever they please.