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‘Owl Puke’ Book & Science Kit Review – Part 1

‘Owl Puke’ Book & Science Kit Review – Part 1

chuck August 23, 2012 0

Watch ‘Owl Puke’ Review – Part 2 And here’s some excellent footage (regrettably not shot by me) of an owlet hurling up a pellet at

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Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 3

Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 3

chuck August 22, 2012 0

The continuation of my upcoming book, Burping Rainbows. Read Motion Sickness Part 2 What Causes Motion Sickness? One school of thought blamed seasickness on the jostling of internal organs in different directions. Related to

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Slang Term for Vomiting #2

Slang Term for Vomiting #2

chuck August 21, 2012 0

Can you guess what the slang term is before the text “What are you doing?” appears?  

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Renaissance Man Benvenuto Cellini Hurls a Hairy Worm

Renaissance Man Benvenuto Cellini Hurls a Hairy Worm

chuck August 20, 2012 0

 “… I began to vomit, during which there came from my stomach a hairy worm about a quarter of a cubit in length”  Benvenuto Cellini, Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini Benvenuto Cellini (1500-1571) was a

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Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 2

Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 2

chuck August 15, 2012 0

The continuation of the first chapter of my upcoming book, Burping Rainbows. Read Motion Sickness Part 1 Ship Sickness The English word “nausea” comes from the Greek word for ship, naus. As masters of

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Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 1

Burping Rainbows – Motion Sickness Part 1

chuck August 15, 2012 0

As you may have gathered, I’m trying to find (preferably) an agent or a publisher to represent my proposed book all about throwing up, Burping Rainbows. To that end, as well as all the

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The 4th Earl of Chesterfield on the Value of Vomiting

The 4th Earl of Chesterfield on the Value of Vomiting

chuck August 15, 2012 0

“I could wish, though I do not expect it, that you would take one gentle vomit.” Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield, Letters To His Son On The Art Of Becoming A Man

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Slang Term for Vomiting #1

Slang Term for Vomiting #1

chuck June 30, 2012 0

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Aristotle on purging naughty virtues

Aristotle on purging naughty virtues

chuck June 30, 2012 0

Question: Why is it wholesome to vomit? Answer: It purges the stomach of all naughty virtues … - Aristotle Aristotle’s Book of Problems (circa 350 BCE) In case you haven’t heard of Aristotle (384-322

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