There’s something about breasts that strike a chord with many people, male and female alike. They come in all shapes and sizes and have a multitude of names. Breasts, Boobs, Tits, Bangers, Mammaries, Baps, Knockers, Puppies, Jugs, Bosoms, Charlies, Rack and Globes. In fact, according to an article in Cosmopolitan in September 2021, there are at least 99 different words for breasts. According to one Australian website, there are 300 alternative words for breasts!
The word ‘Boobies’ has been used for at least 160 years. As far back as the 1500’s they were called ‘Paps’ and in the 1600’s came other names such as globes, apples and lily white balls. In around 1680, one of the most used slang words ‘bubby’ came into use. Some say that it comes from the Latin word ‘bibere’ which means to drink. By the 1800’s the word had morphed into ‘booby’ which later became Boob.
Interestingly when slang terms were first being used, they were almost always used in an offensive or blasphemous way and not really considered sexual.
What is clear, is that the interest in breasts is huge and with such a variety, it’s hardly surprising that there are so many different, individual preferences.
There are a number of reasons men like small breasts. They can appear more natural to the eye and perhaps even make the owner seem to be younger looking. If they are small enough not to produce a cleavage, they may even be less intimidating for some.
For some the cleavage is the pinnacle of sexiness. It’s a place to get lost in, a place of wonder and in some cases envy. An invite into a forbidden world, where only those exclusively invited get to visit. Clothing, or more specifically bras are the main producers of the cleavage.
It is however a fairly recent word to be introduced into the words that describe a part of the breasts. The word was first used in the early 19th century in geology and mineralogy and used to mean the tendency of minerals and crystals to split along definite planes. By the mid 19th century it was generally used to describe a splitting along a line of division into 2 or more parts.
Perhaps the most famous cleavage of all appeared in 1994. Who can forget the traffic stopping ‘Hello Boys’ billboard for Wonderbra, with the gorgeous Czech model Eva Herzigova? It’s been voted the most iconic advert of all time!
There are few women who can boast of having natural globe shaped breasts. Some of the more curvaceous amongst us ladies have amazingly pert boobs, even when they exceed the C cup. They are extremely lucky, despite having those pounds to carry around. Their voluptuous figures are in tune with having larger breasts and hips, together with a cinched in waist.
A few women are extremely large breasted by natural creation but in the main, those with enormous boobs are more often than not, fake. One of the ways to tell if they are enhanced is to see whether the persons overall shape matches their large breasts. If they look very top heavy, they are probably fake.
Annie Hawkins-Turner holds the record for having the largest natural breasts in the world. They measure a staggering 102 ZZZ! Her bra size is a 52L and each breast purports to weigh around 56 pounds.
The first breast augmentation was performed in 1895 by Dr Vincenz Czerny, in Germany. It was actually a reconstruction for an Opera singer who had a tumour removed from her left breast and found it difficult to deal with her resulting appearance.
Silicone implants are more recent and the first recorded cosmetic procedure was in 1962 when Timmie Jean Lindsey went from a B cup to a C cup.
Many men (and women) like big breasts. Whether that’s due to a maternal instinct or just being overwhelmed by the sheer size is hard to say. The same amount will probably find very large boobs off-putting and intimidating.
One pair of breasts that had huge numbers of followers belonged to Marilyn Monroe. The film maker Billy Wilder described her bosom as, ‘a miracle of shape, density and an apparent lack of gravity’.
Whatever your taste and however you like them, there are so many different styles, sizes and types, it would take forever to describe them all. So instead let’s celebrate their beauty and uniqueness.
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Check out the latest Dell’s 2k QHD resolution webcam and built in mic
Dell has announced a new webcam. It features QHD video quality, a premium metal body, and a built-in microphone.
The new model, dubbed the Dell pro 2K Webcam, sits below the company’s flagship 4K Webcam, but incorporates a similar high-end aesthetic and is stable in one key respect.
This more modest resolution helps it hit a lower price of $134.99, but thankfully Dell squeezed in a noise-reducing microphone at this price point — correcting the biggest omission from the 4K model. This new camera is available globally today.
The cylindrical webcam sits on top of any monitor using a universal mount and is powered via the integrated USB-A cable.
According to Dell, the camera can handle a maximum video resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels (also known as 2K or QHD) and uses image processing to apply HDR (high dynamic range) to the video, highlights and shadows when used in poorly lit environments, such as in front of a window.
One of the key features of the new Dell webcam, and one that it shares with its more expensive 4K version, is auto-framing. It uses artificial intelligence to zoom in slightly on the subject (i.e. you), then pans and zooms to keep you centered in the frame.
The Dell pro 2K webcam also offers two fields of view (65 and 78 degrees), and the Sony starvis imaging sensor delivers 2K/QHD video at 30 or 24 frames per second and 1,080-pixel Full HD at 60 can be output with , 30 or 24fps. A 720px HD option is also available and has the same three frame rate options as 1,080px.
The autofocus lens has an aperture of f/2.0 and has a 4x digital zoom. The camera is powered by a 1.5m long fixed USB-A cable. Of course, being fixed means you can’t remove it, and since it’s USB-A, people using laptops with only USB-C cables (like the Apple MacBook Air) must use a dongle.
Being limited to USB-A and having to go the route of adapters or dongles for USB-C compatibility is a bit of a sour point, but the Pro Webcam seems to make fair compromises for that lower price. Ultimately, the picture and sound quality will most likely determine if this is the better buy over the 4K version or competing options from the likes of Logitech, Microsoft, Razer, and others.
Will genetics progress make sex bygone?
According to Hank Greely, the director of Stanford Law School’s Center for Law and Biosciences, human reproduction may become automated faster than you realize.
Greely believes that within three decades, people will no longer have sex as a way to reproduce, and instead rely on genetically edited embryos grown from skin-derived stem cells, not the combination of an egg or sperm, The Independent reported.
According to Greely, this process ensures that the embryo is free from any devastating genetic diseases, and would also be cheaper in the long run because of the money it would save in healthcare over the years. What’s more, Greely predicts that couples would be able to choose other genetic traits in their children, such as physical features and intelligence.
“I don’t think we’re going to be able to say this embryo will get a 1550 on its two-part SAT,” Greely said this week at Aspen Ideas Festival, Quartz reported, “But, this embryo has a 60% chance of being in the top half, this embryo has a 13% chance of being in the top 10%—I think that’s really possible.”
This may sound far-fetched, but the gap between sex and procreation has been widening for the past 50 years thanks to the rise of fertility drugs, embroynic genetic testing, artificial insemination and in vitro fertilisation (IVF). Over the last ten years in the UK, egg freezing has increased tenfold, from just under 230 cycles in 2009 to almost 2,400 cycles in 2019. IVF birth rates in 2019 were three times higher than in 1991, and the use of egg and sperm donors has risen, too. “Now, maybe three or four per cent of the babies born in the developed world are conceived in some manner other than sexual intercourse, and I think in the future that percentage will go up,” Greely adds.
When scientists figure out how to make this work for humans, infertile and queer couples could have biological babies without needing to go through costly and risky procedures like IVF, donors or surrogates. Single people, meanwhile, could produce ‘uni babies’, using both eggs and sperm grown from their cells.
The idea may sound far-out, but according to Quartz, it already happens on a much smaller and limited scale as a way to prevent certain diseases. Although extremely expensive at the moment, advances in stem cell technology will help to drive down the cost. In addition, the amount that the government would save on not having to take care of sick babies would also make this more cost-efficient.
As many of you may worry, this is not the end of sex because recreational sex will always be with us, but it’s the end of sex as a way of procreating.
It will not be the complete end. People will still get pregnant the old-fashioned way, maybe for religious reasons, for philosophical reasons, for romantic reasons or maybe because they are teenagers and the back seat of the car is there.
“Eugenics is a slippery word; it means many things to different people. To some, it’s state-enforced reproductive control. To some, what we had was state-enforced sterilization. To some, it’s any kind of reproductive choice, but those are different things. For me, I think coercion is much more important than the issues of selection. The concern about the state or the insurance company or someone else, forcing you to pick particular babies, worries me a lot more than having parents make choices, though that raises its own set of questions.” Greely said.