Unexpected Ways The Current Crisis Has Changed The World

By:
LGEN AGEN TRAL

PSA: Be safe, stay home, and stay informed. -Ed

Sure, by now we know about all the (awful) ways the crisis changed our world. The restaurant industry is hanging on by a thread, everybody is on Zoom all the time, Wall Street titans envy toilet paper producers, and so on. But trust us, there's a bunch of really weird changes you haven't heard about.

Take a look:

In some religions, you can't pay respect to the dead. In Judaism, friends and relatives visit the close family of the deceased for a week, bringing fo
Source: Vox

The sex toy industry is booming. For example, luxury Swedish sex toy brand Lelo's sales are up 40%. Sex toy and lingerie shop Ann Summers' sex toy sal
Source: Wired

Companies are paying people to take oil from them. Because of the global lockdown, we're using a lot less oil while producing as much of it as we used
Source: CNN

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