David Sharp

David Sharp

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David Sharp is a writer and stand-up comedian living in Los Angeles with his girlfriend and three obese cats. He is the host of the Midnight Breakfast podcast and his writing has appeared on The Retro Set, decomP, The Whiskey Journal, and a number of other websites both obscure and defunct. David is a teacher and cast member at the Ventura Improv Company, a reformed academic, and his fantasy baseball team is currently in 3rd place.

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  1. 14 Old Hollywood Movies Where the Stars Totally Hooked Up IRL

    14 Old Hollywood Movies Where the Stars Totally Hooked Up IRL

    The seemingly limitless ingenuity of the human mind has allowed people to go to the moon, touch the bottom of the ocean, cure diseases, and spread celebrity gossip ...
  2. All the Periods in History When Homosexuality Was Celebrated & Embraced

    All the Periods in History When Homosexuality Was Celebrated & Embraced

    With all the progress that the LGBTQ civil rights movement has made in recent years, it's easy to see acceptance as the way of the ...
  3. 19 Pieces of Egyptian Sex Art That'll Have You Parting Your Red Sea

    19 Pieces of Egyptian Sex Art That'll Have You Parting Your Red Sea

    Ancient Egypt: Home of the plow, the sundial, and the calendar. Ink, paper, and our first examples of written language come from Egypt, not to mention ...
  4. 12 Ancient Health Practices that Killed People Quicker Than Just Doing Nothing

    12 Ancient Health Practices that Killed People Quicker Than Just Doing Nothing

    The history of the medical profession is a history of trials and errors - emphasis on the errors. As doctors, researchers, and barbers have searched for cures ...
  5. 15 Popular American Fads from the 1920s, '30s, and '40s

    15 Popular American Fads from the 1920s, '30s, and '40s

    In the space between the two World Wars, America - and in particular its young people - got into some pretty weird stuff. Let's face ...
  6. 16 Old Hollywood Stars Who Were Drunk All the Time

    16 Old Hollywood Stars Who Were Drunk All the Time

    The list of all the old Hollywood actors who were drunks and the list of all the old Hollywood actors, period, are quite nearly the same list. The booze ...
  7. 14 Harsh Realities of Life in Germany After WWII

    14 Harsh Realities of Life in Germany After WWII

    When Hitler was defeated by the Allies in World War II, he left behind almost no post-war plans. It had been tantamount to treason under the Nazi regime to ...
  8. The Scientific Reasoning Behind Our Strange Sex Practices

    The Scientific Reasoning Behind Our Strange Sex Practices

    Let's face it, sex is weird. And gross. And the reason you exist. And the driving force behind the world's technology. And you love it, don't you, you filthy, ...
  9. What Really Happens at Guantanamo Bay, from Waterboarding to Pizza Hut

    What Really Happens at Guantanamo Bay, from Waterboarding to Pizza Hut

    The September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon left America reeling, its citizens searching for answers. The lengths to which ...
  10. What Happens to Your Body When You're an Alcoholic

    What Happens to Your Body When You're an Alcoholic

    Full disclosure before we start: I am an alcoholic. We don't need to do the weird backhanded bragging so many ex-drinkers like to engage in where I try ...
  11. Craziest Victorian-Era Occupations

    Craziest Victorian-Era Occupations

    Queen Victoria ruled England from 1837 to 1876, presiding over an era of unprecedented technological and social change, as well as an era of unrelenting horrors ...
  12. Strange Things Ancient Egyptians Actually Used for Sexual Pleasure

    Strange Things Ancient Egyptians Actually Used for Sexual Pleasure

    We here in the sexually liberated present know that all those ancient people were uptight prudes, right? Well not so fast, my little rhetorical device - many ...
  13. 13 Horror Movie Sets As Terrifying As The Films Themselves

    13 Horror Movie Sets As Terrifying As The Films Themselves

    It's a director's job to get the best performances possible out of their actors. So maybe it's not shocking that egomaniacal auteurs with their name ...
  14. Everything to Know About City 40, the Secret Town Where Russia Built Nukes

    Everything to Know About City 40, the Secret Town Where Russia Built Nukes

    City 40, or what is today known as Ozersk, is a closed city in Russia that the Soviet Union created during the Cold War. So, what is City 40? Well, first ...
  15. 13 Weird Things That Happen to Your Body During Sex

    13 Weird Things That Happen to Your Body During Sex

    Labored breathing. Undulating fats dripping sweat. Pungent smells and fluids of all sorts leaking out of every orifice. When you get right ...