Merriam-Webster just announced a bunch of new words they're adding to the dictionary, and the ones that stand out are STRAIGHT out of gossip blogs. Check out the highlights.
Today is "Red Tuesday" . . . the day of the year you're most likely to get DUMPED, because it's exactly one week from Valentine's Day.
he cheating website IllicitEncounters.com did a survey, and found 30% of people have broken up with someone a week before Valentine's Day. They polled their MEMBERS though . . . so the number might be lower for non-cheaters. 80% said the main reason they did it was so they wouldn't feel guilty FAKING their way through Valentine's Day next week.
Do you really have to wash new clothes before you wear them for the first time? The answer is YES, but maybe not for the reason you're thinking . . . Some people do it because they're worried they might catch some sort of nasty rash someone else had when they tried it on. But apparently that almost never happens.
It may be bad for your karma to say terrible things about people behind their backs . . . but it's GREAT for your health. A new study from the University of Pavia in Italy found that gossiping about other people immediately makes your brain release more oxytocin.