Your Vanilla Ice Cream May Actually Smell Like Beaver Butt
Read more: Your Vanilla Ice Cream May Actually Smell Like Beaver Butt | TIME.com newsfeed.time.com/2013/10/03/y…
Most things in use today from seasoning to medicine were discovered by accident. For instance Viagra was developed to be a blood pressure medication - turned out it was not very good at it but had an interesting side effect which is what it is primarily marketed for these days.
So what were they doing when they invented suppositories? And by reading the article at the link above what the hell were they doing when they figured out that this beaver's secretions smelled and tasted like vanilla and why it would be so much more effective than say vanilla extract?
Who the hell knows.