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Things We Saw Today: If Humans Had Sex Like Giraffes

Things We Saw Today

Roxy says “I actually left out the first step of giraffe courtship– the male smacks the female on the bottom to get her to urinate.” But she didn’t stop at giraffes. (io9)

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Susana Polo thought she'd get her Creative Writing degree from Oberlin, work a crap job, and fake it until she made it into comics. Instead she stumbled into a great job: founding and running this very website (she's Editor at Large now, very fancy). She's spoken at events like Geek Girl Con, New York Comic Con, and Comic Book City Con, wants to get a Batwoman tattoo and write a graphic novel, and one of her canine teeth is in backwards.

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