This isn't exactly the same situation, but my boyfriend has a friend that I think is egregious, and I deal with her by turning dealing with her into a mental game. The way to win the game is to be polite to her, but I also don't have to do literally anything else, including like her, care whether she likes me, or take… » 1/10/15 10:33pm 1/10/15 10:33pm

How the penis gets to the vangina was majorly baffling to me as a kid. I spent a long time thinking sperm just randomly left the man's body and floated around the air until it got to intended recipient, and she was like "yeah, ok" and then it zipped into her uterus and voila! babies! I asked my mom how the sperm knew… » 1/07/15 2:23pm 1/07/15 2:23pm

AHHHHHH that's horrible!! I took doxycycline as an anti-malarial last time I did fieldwork, and I had to run outside in the middle of an experiment and fall down puking- 10 feet away from the station manager. And yet, he tried to hit on me 8 hours later. Lolwut? » 1/06/15 8:01pm 1/06/15 8:01pm

The speculum for the pap smear hurts a little bit, but mostly that just freaks me out because it's in such an intimate place- I just remind myself that if I were experiencing the same amount of pain in like, my ankle, I probably wouldn't even notice. That helps me chill. Good luck!! » 1/03/15 8:20pm 1/03/15 8:20pm