The Unique Abuse of Walking Onto a Division 1 Football Team

Imagine working for your favorite company for free. Now imagine that your job involves large amounts of physical activity, wearing heavy, protective gear, and being subjected to sudden outbursts of verbal abuse. Even if you loved the company, would you still do it? Welcome to the life of a college football walk-on.

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Why Do Fingernails and Hair Grow After Death?

You ever ready old creepy tales about people finding skeletons that have long curly nails and grey frizzy hair that won’t stop growing? Well we here at Awkward Human have heard enough of these old wives tales and we want to know: Can hair and fingernails continue to grow after death, and why does that happen?

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People Who Look Like Thumbs: Do They Really Exist?

On the latest episode of the Awkward Human Survival Guide, we received a question about a woman who looks like a “thumbs up.”  They didn’t include a picture, so we did some research to find out if these thumb people truly exist.  In short, they do.

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Weekly Roundup: August 8 – August 12

Welcome back to our weekly roundup! This week we’re talking about hitting dates with cars, reality TV suicides, a Michelin star street vendor, opposites, and ayahuasca.

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