Watch the Navy's First Official Lesbian Kiss

Max Read · 12/22/11 10:28AM

It's too bad the world is going to end next year, because sometimes it seems like it might actually be kind of okay: this is a video of Petty Officer 2nd Class Marissa Gaeta, chosen by raffle to receive the ritual first homecoming kiss, greeting her fiancée Citlalic Snell on the pier—the first same-sex homecoming kiss in Navy history. The couple met in boot camp and kept their relationship secret until the September repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. "It's nice to be able to be myself," says Gaeta. [Virginian-Pilot]

Just When You Thought You'd Never Have to See Another Benetton Ad

Hamilton Nolan · 11/16/11 01:34PM

Benetton, the advertising company that also allegedly makes clothes, has some new ads. You'll never guess what is happening in these ads: world leaders traditionally considered to be enemies are depicted kissing each other. The tagline: "UNHATE." We think that means: don't hate each other, we're all humans trying to get by on this crazy rock one day at a time, amirite? Although we can't be sure.

This Is How You Will French Kiss in the Future

Max Read · 05/03/11 06:22PM

Wondering how you will kiss your significant other in the future? Well, you, specifically, will be alone for the rest of your life, but the rest of us will be frenching non-stop over the internet via this little gadget.

All the Best Kissing Scenes from the Movies

Leah Beckmann · 03/09/11 09:02PM

A little late for Valentine's Day, GOOD Magazine presents this romantic compilation of some of the best kissing scenes caught on film. Plus, it comes with some interesting facts about the "science of kissing," which is called phlematology!

Couple Locks Lips for 46 Hours to Break Kissing World Record

Marie Bardi · 02/15/11 10:30AM

In this Valentine's-related contest from Thailand, couples aimed to break a world record by kissing non-stop for nearly two days. Contestants weren't allowed to sit or sleep, and they had to continue smooching even as they took bathroom breaks!

British Teen Boys Just Can't Stop Kissing Each Other

Richard Lawson · 10/28/10 11:43AM

In a new study done by a sociologist at Bath University, 89% of straight-identifying high school and university boys said they had kissed male friends. 37% had experienced "sustained" kissing with male friends. What the bloody 'ell is going on?

The Night Twitter Turned on Justin Bieber

Adrian Chen · 09/20/10 10:34PM

This is a historic night! Currently, #getsomejustin is a trending topic on Twitter: It's the first Twitter trend started by Justin Bieber fans with the express intent of tormenting Justin Bieber. The Bieberacolypse has begun.

Gay Men Achieve World-Record Longest Kiss

Maureen O'Connor · 09/19/10 07:59PM

Standing in a tent on the campus of The College of New Jersey, Matty Daley and Bobby Canciello earned a place in the Guinness World Records today by kissing for 33 hours. They livestreamed video of it and just finished.

Chinese Woman 'Kissed to Deaf'

Ravi Somaiya · 05/22/10 05:19PM

A Chinese lady was kissing her boyfriend when "the kiss reduced the pressure in the mouth, pulled the eardrum out and caused the breakdown of the ear." She's now partially deaf. [BBC]