Long ago forbidden – Today completely normal

Long ago forbidden – Today completely normal

Long ago forbidden – Today something completely normal:
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Football - icon

1. Football: 4 bln fans

In the XIV century England men have to train archery,
and do not waste time on games. Effect: banning football.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Christmas in art

2. Christmas

England, between 1644 and 1660: the Puritans forbid festivities in days
winter solstice – already celebrated by pagans.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Chess

3. Chess

Year 1254: King of France Louis IX considers this strategy game
too boring and useless, so it is forbidden to think about it.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Popcorn

4. Popcorn

In the era of silent film popcorn is considered a cheap snack of the street people,
therefore it is banished from the “luxury” cinemas.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Bowling game

5. Bowling game

In the years 1366-1477 in England only aristocrats can play bowling.
You have to pay 100 pounds for running the bowling alley.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Trousers for women

6. Trousers for women

For 214 years law prohibits Parisiennes wearing trousers.
The law finally disappears in 2013.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Credit card - front

7. Credit cards for women

Until 1974, American women can get a credit card,
only with the consent of her husband.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Coffee - Antoccino Espresso

8. Coffee shops

In 1675, King of England Charles II tries to forbid coffee shops – from fear
that his critics could plan a rebellion there.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Swimsuit

9. Swimsuits

In the early XX century, American cities issue regulations
with a minimum length of swimsuits.
 
 
 

Long ago forbidden - Scrabble

10. Scrabble

Communist dictator of Romania, Nicolae Ceausescu,
forbids this game as “over-intellectualized”.

Women on dance floor

Women on dance floor - Menstrual cycle

Women on dance floor

Women on dance floor – According to Bernhard Fink, an evolutionary psychologist and anthropologist at the University of Göttingen, women during ovulation dance more sensual. Their more attractive during ovulation is the result of physiological changes that are primarily associated with an increase in estrogen levels.

Estrogen affects the control of muscles, ligaments, tendons and the whole locomotor system, which implies that may also affect the way we move the body.”

– says Fink.

Changes woman’s voice – Human biology associates

Changes woman's voice - Larynx

Changes woman’s voice – Human biology associates

Changes woman’s voice – Human biology associates – Changes in the human voice are associated with human biology.

For example, the cells in the larynx and vagina are very similar and have similar hormone receptors, therefore, react similarly to hormonal changes in the body”

Says psychologist N.Pipitone from Adams State College in Colorado, which dealt with the changes in a woman’s voice. His research showed that the most attractive women have a voice during ovulation and menstruation their voice gets hoarse and less attractive to men.

Japanese finished with sex

Japanese finished with sex - Ikoma montage, Japan

Japanese finished with sex

Japanese finished with sex – According to the Japan Association for Family Planning 40% of Japanese women say they are virgins. 45% of women aged 16-45 years is not interested in sex or even to despise. It turned out that in the age group 18-34 intercourse not maintained 61% of men and 49% of women in Japan.

Emotional disorders in women

Emotional disorders in women - Female face

Emotional disorders in women

Emotional disorders in women – Nowadays defined disease called histrionic personality disorder. They suffer from it especially women, to a lesser extent, may also apply to men. It manifests itself labile affect, and in some cases even result in a lack of control over their own behavior. Further symptoms are prone to behaviors theater, spinning intrigues, seeking excitement and desire to be the center of attention. Often there are also prone to manipulation, and ruthlessness towards other people. These characteristics often cause problems in interpersonal relations.

Attractiveness among stressed group

Attractiveness among stressed group - Hair pulling in stress

Attractiveness among stressed group

Attractiveness among stressed group – British scientists at University of Newcastle. Conducted an experiment on 81 volunteers, who had to assess the attractiveness of 10 women from very thin to obese. Half of the men just before the assessment has been subjected to stress. It turned out that the stressed group plumper women were more attractive than their calmer counterparts.

Female smell sense – Menstrual cycle effects

Female smell sense - Human nose

Female smell sense – Menstrual cycle effects

Female smell sense – In 2001. Italian scientists have studied the effects of the menstrual cycle on the sense of smell. It turned out that the nose is the most sensitive in the ovulation period, at a time when they are most fertile women. After three months of hormonal contraception women lost their greater sensitivity to odors in about ovulation.