People Swallow the Darndest Things: Cigarette Butts, Burnt Matches and…

A museum exhibit at the Mütter Museum of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia is pretty strange even by wacko museum standards. It documents the things that people have swallowed—the number is in the thousands by the way—as collected by Chevalier Jackson, a pioneering laryngologist of the late 19th and early 20th… » 4/27/11 11:20pm 4/27/11 11:20pm

Can the iPod Shuffle Be Swallowed?

Someone asked that question when the tiny shuffle came out, so we tried it. Well, we didn't, but we found someone who did: The very sweet sword-swallower Heather Holiday, from the Coney Island Circus. » 4/22/09 11:20am 4/22/09 11:20am