Category Archives: health

Alice and Merbear’s State of the Hoo-Ha Address

A rerun of a classic Alice and Merbear retro ad. Merbear: No, Mildred, you smell like fish…stop! Alice:  Holy hell that would have to sting wouldn’t it? Merbear: Um…ouch…That means it is working.  Feel the burn. Alice: Cleans the canal … Continue reading

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Marlene talks about depression

  Goodness, it’s been awhile, hasn’t it? I’m very sorry that I have been away for so long, but I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather as of late. Instead of waking up bright and chipper like my usual … Continue reading

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beauty is only skin deep

Good afternoon kids, today we’re gonna talk about something that gets under my skin. That’s a current image, pulled straight from Facebook yesterday afternoon. It got me thinking, is this a recent phenomenon or something that goes back a ways? … Continue reading

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A Smooth Move

Have you ever wondered what people one hundred years ago used when they suffered from occasional constipation? Well, wait no longer! Forget about that enema. All you need is Dr. W. B. Caldwell’s Syrup Pepsin. (Notice how we are told … Continue reading

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