Stolen directly from something Gloomcookie found, here’s a good new Daily Discussion topic since we haven’t had one in a while— describe your sex life with the name of a band. Above is DVDA, which you’ll have to google if you’re not familiar with the term, but… first!
The natural world has produced all kinds of weird viruses, all kinds of creative ways to transmit disease. But one STD that only affects crickets has a clever method of getting itself from one insect to the other— before it kills its host, it makes the crickets insanely horny so they go out and fuck as many other crickets as possible, spreading the virus.
Perhaps the best part of this app is the story of how it was started:
"I was walking down Oranienburger Strasse – I know it sounds cheesy, but it’s the truth – it was chilly and I saw the poor girls on the streets, and I thought, why isn’t there an app? It’s not efficient to wait outside."-Pia Poppenreite
See people, human compassion isn’t dead. There just may be hope for the human race after all.