Think Mustard Ice Cream is weird? Think again. In honor of National Ice Cream Sandwich Day, Oscar Mayer is releasing an "Ice Dog Sandwich." According to the press release, it’s a “hot dog infused ice cream with real bits of candied Oscar Mayer hot dogs served alongside spicy mustard ice cream." The hot dog/mustard ice cream is sandwiched between two cookies. Yum? If you’re interested, look for the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile in New York City the week of August 12th to sample the Ice Dog Sandwich and check out their Twitter for other locations and info. (Mashable)
Constantly connected … A new Pew Research survey found that 45% of teens between the ages of 13 and 17 say they use the internet "almost constantly." (Business Insider)
Vacation sex … How important is getting frisky on a getaway? According to Match.com’s Singles in America survey, 67% of singles say that if vacation sex doesn’t happen, the trip is a flop.
Single and no kids = happiness … for women. According to happiness expert Paul Dolan, a professor of behavioral science at the London School of Economics and author of the book Happily Ever After, for men, marriage makes them happier. He says that men benefit from marriage because they “calm down, take less risks, earn more money at work, and live a little longer.” Not so much for women. Dolan found that unmarried women are the happiest subgroup, and are more likely to live longer than their married-with-kids peers. (The Guardian, Pure Wow)
Need proof? A woman from New York City turned 107 years old on Wednesday. At a party in her honor, Louise Signore was asked about the secret to her longevity. Her answer? “I never got married. I think that’s the secret. My sister says, ‘I wish I never got married,’” Louise said. (CBS-NY)
No more stinky gym clothes … A team of engineers from the University of Minho in Portugal have modified cotton fabric so that it that actually smells better the more you sweat. Yep, the fabric releases a citronella scent when it comes in contact with sweat. (Martha Stewart)