Weird Parenting Things

This week we talk about weird things parents used to do and still do, and ended up talking a lot about getting smacked. But funny stuff, too. I promise!

Sources

https://www.purewow.com/family/parenting-trends

https://www.parent.com/blogs/conversations/8-vintage-parenting-trends-that-boggle-the-mind

https://www.babygaga.com/15-millennial-parenting-trends-that-seem-new-but-are-actually-from-the-past/

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/parenting/g4223/weird-parenting-trends-100-years/

https://www.buzzfeed.com/kristatorres/weird-parenting-hacks

Strange Prom Stuff

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This week’s LOVING THE STRANGE is all about . . . prom.

LINKS WE MENTION

https://www.seventeen.com/prom/a39446/weird-prom-traditions/

https://jezebel.com/the-ten-worst-prom-stories-weve-ever-heard-5809569

https://www.cosmopolitan.com/sex-love/a19876321/funniest-prom-hookup-stories/

https://cafemom.com/parenting/185283-11_prom_night_confessions_that

https://mashable.com/article/prom-horror-stories

https://www.buzzfeed.com/jamedjackson/prom-horror-stories-thatll-make-you-literally-cringe

Strange Stuff You Can Buy on Amazon

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Seriously, peeps.

There’s a lot of weird stuff out there.

LINKS WE REFERENCE

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/money/g28649116/weirdest-products-on-amazon/

https://www.thedailybeast.com/weird-amazon-products

https://www.amazon.com/ideas/amzn1.account.AFCU73MYXIUKLVDR2AAMONYJDMFA/KRF3G0YN1V8L

https://www.thisiswhyimbroke.com/weird-amazon-products/

https://blog.cheapism.com/weird-things-on-amazon/#slide=9

Maine is Strange

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It isn’t just because Stephen King lives here, Maine can be a bit on the strange side. And that’s not because we live here either.

Come hang out with us as we delve into pilots hanging out of airplanes, weird Maine sayings and some goofy laws.

https://kidadl.com/articles/fun-facts-about-maine-how-much-do-you-know-about-the-pine-tree-state

https://matadornetwork.com/pulse/mini-guide-maine-english/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christopher_Thomas_Knight

The Strangest TV Shows

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This week we talk live about the weirdest shows of our past and present. Come hang out with us!

Cop Rock? Got it. Barney and Friends? It’s in there. Sperm Race?

Wait. What?

RESOURCES

https://screenrant.com/strangest-weirdest-tv-shows-ever-all-time/

Inspired Traveler

https://www.digitalspy.com/tv/a848463/weird-tv-shows/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heil_Honey_I%27m_Home!

https://www.themarysue.com/theres-a-danish-kids-show-about-a-man-with-a-massively-long-penis-what-why/


https://www.theguardian.com/media/2005/jan/30/realitytv.germany


https://screenrant.com/strangest-weirdest-tv-shows-ever-all-time/


https://www.scoopwhoop.com/entertainment/weirdest-tv-and-reality-shows-from-around-the-world/

Strangest Unsolved Mysteries

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This week we delve into the world of unsolved mysteries.

How does the toilet paper go on the roll?

The body on Somerton Beach?

Why are Carrie and Shaun married?

RESOURCES

https://parade.com/1194770/marynliles/unsolved-mysteries/

https://www.buzzfeed.com/hanifahrahman/strange-unsolved-myseries

https://www.buzzfeed.com/mayaogolini/unsolved-mysteries-youll-never-forget

Strange Fetishes

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This week is Carrie’s least favorite topic ever, but she sort of made it through. Definitely some swearing in this podcast episode, so tender ears be warned!

Links we talk about

https://www.abc.net.au/everyday/where-sexual-fetishes-come-from/100054968

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/sexual-fetish_n_4144418

Strange Eating Habits

This week on our live broadcast, it’s all about strange eating habits! Cheese Whiz with bacon and strawberry jam? Coke and milk?

Peanut butter and bologna and mayo?

Yum?

https://www.inc.com/marla-tabaka/really-strange-eating-habits-of-highly-successful-people.html

https://www.boredpanda.com/weird-food-habits-tweets/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=organic

https://www.buzzfeed.com/hannahloewentheil/weirdest-food-habits

https://www.columbiatribune.com/story/opinion/columns/2021/11/05/miller-foodamixaphobia-weird-eating-habits-we-keep-us/6280228001/

Strange Things People Compete About

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What makes people competitive? Is it helpful?

What are the weird things people compete about?

What are some weird official competitions?

That’s all on this week’s episode of LOVING THE STRANGE, recorded live, and believe me? You can tell. 🙂

https://www.inc.com/john-brandon/6-traits-of-people-who-are-unusually-competitive.html

https://www.yelp.com/topic/chicago-weird-things-people-get-competitive-about

https://www.mockquestions.com/interview/Personal/How+competitive+are+you%3F.html

https://www.nationalbeardchampionships.com/

https://drafthouse.com/show/air-sex-competition

https://ninjajournalist.com/entertainment/weird-competitions-world-fb/

https://drafthouse.com/show/air-sex-competition

The Strange and Weird World Records Out There

What the what?

There are a lot of things that people do that are just a bit . . . um? Out of the ordinary?

But then some take it an extra step and create a record about it.

RESOURCES

https://www.thefactsite.com/weird-world-records/

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/gabrielsanchez/bizarre-guinness-world-trending-records-2020

https://www.thefactsite.com/weird-world-records/

https://www.elitedaily.com/dating/sex-world-records

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