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  • Can Statins Reduce Cancer Deaths?   Thursday, 8 Nov 2012 | 7:45 PM ET
    Can Statins Reduce Cancer Deaths?

    A new study out today in The New England Journal of Medicine finds statin use reduces the risk of death from cancer. Dr. Lori Mosca of New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, offers insight on the drug and its side effects.

  • Scary Indicator II: Who's Ahead Now—Obama or Romney? Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 2:22 PM ET
    Scary Indicator II: Who's Ahead Now—Obama or Romney?

    Time to check in with the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate in past elections, to find out who it's gonna be -- Obama or Romney!

  • Seasonal Odd Jobs: From Elves to Vampires Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 3:04 PM ET
    Hssssss! Where Wall Street Vampires Get Their Fangs

    From elves to vampires and reindeer wranglers, here's a look at some of the season's odder jobs. Wait, you want me to do what?!

  • Hssss! Where Wall Street vampires get their fangs Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 2:50 PM ET
    Hssssss! Where Wall Street Vampires Get Their Fangs

    The teeth are pretty sharp on Wall Street but Father Sebastiaan van Houten, professional fang maker, makes them even sharper. Hsssssss!

  • The Most Outrageous Excuses for Calling In Sick Friday, 12 Oct 2012 | 10:10 AM ET
    What do you do on a fake sick day? You shake it, shake it, shake it, shake it, baby, now (come on, baby) ... Twist and shout ...

    Call it "playing hooky," "taking a mental health day" or "pulling a Ferris Bueller," but any way you slice it, there are fibbers among us who call in sick when they are not. Here are some of the most outrageous excuses.

  • Napping at Your Desk — Now Made Easier! Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 4:02 PM ET
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    One of the most popular — and already among the most funded — projects on Kickstarter is the Ostrich pillow, a hilarious yet practical product that gives you an instant napping environment — anywhere!

  • Hey Buddy, Wanna Buy Some Tap Water? Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 3:37 PM ET

    Here's a low-overhead business: Selling New York City tap water! Yep, you wish you'd thought of it yourself, amiright?!

  • Who will win the election — Obama? Romney? Wait, is that...Batman?!

    Who's going to win the 2012 presidential election — Obama or Romney? We check in wit the Halloween mask indicator, which has been eerily accurate, to find out!

  • Bacon-Eating Contests Banned as Shortage Looms Thursday, 27 Sep 2012 | 9:33 AM ET
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    After one pig industry group predicted a bacon shortage, Major League Eating reacted swiftly, issuing a ban on all bacon-eating contests.

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    Puh-leeeeeease! That job is so overrated. Here are the 12 most overrated jobs of 2012 and, lest you think no one noticed, the 12 most underrated jobs!

  • Time to Panic? Predictions of a Coming Bacon Shortage! Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012 | 2:14 PM ET
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    One pig industry group is predicting a bacon — gasp! — shortage. Could it happen here in America? If it did, what would happen to society — looting, rioting? Bacon-related violence?!

  • You Can Play Golf in Prison—No Felony Required! Friday, 21 Sep 2012 | 4:21 PM ET
    Louisiana State Penitentiary

    When you think of hazardous golf courses, you think of lakes, sand traps and maybe the occasional lightning. But here’s one hazard you probably didn’t think of — playing on prison grounds! Plus, crocodiles and "vampire deer."

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    What would people give for bacon? One man set out on cross-country adventure with no money, no credit cards, nothing but a trailer full of bacon to find out!

  • What’s Your ‘Bacon Number?’ Just Ask Google Thursday, 13 Sep 2012 | 2:17 PM ET
    Kevin Bacon in Footloose

    What’s your "bacon number?" No, not how many slices you’ve eaten today. It’s a new tool Google rolled out to end bar fights everywhere by figuring out how many degrees of separation someone is from a certain celebrity Bacon!

  • Exit Plan – How to Retire Abroad: Thailand Wednesday, 12 Sep 2012 | 4:36 PM ET
    For many people, retirement means that there's finally time to take advantage of newfound freedom. If that definition of retirement appeals to you, an ideal destination when you leave the workforce may be Thailand.Known as “Land of Smiles,” the country has undergone significant social and economic development in the past decade. In 2011, the  upgraded the nation's income categorization from a lower-middle income economy to upper-middle income."Thailand boasts a very favorable cost of living stru

    Thinking about retiring abroad? Click to find out more about making Thailand your own retirement haven.

  • World's Best Internship—Interviewing Porn Stars Friday, 7 Sep 2012 | 3:23 PM ET
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    Hey there. Feeling lonely in your dorm room? Looking to ditch your workplace virginity? Well, it’s your lucky day, son. A porn site is looking for an intern!

  • Hate Meetings? Why Most Are Complete Failures Thursday, 6 Sep 2012 | 2:47 PM ET
    This meeting? Total failure. My nap? Total success!

    Feel like most meetings are a complete waste of your time? Join the club! Here's why most meetings are failures.

  • Why Your Doctor Is Such an Insensitive Jerk Thursday, 30 Aug 2012 | 2:21 PM ET
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    The No. 1 reason doctors cite for become doctors is the “desire to help people” and yet jerk-ism runs rampant in the medical profession. Why is that?

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    Employees behaving badly can take a huge toll on the organization.

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    Garbage is dirty and stinky and once it's out of sight, it's out of mind. But the truth is, garbage is a good indicator of the economy and right now, some say it's flashing a warning signal.