If you thought tampons were just to keep you from bleeding all over yourself during that time of the month, then congrats: you are normal. However, there are some people who saw the potential in these little cylindrical cotton wads and decided it was time for the tampon to shine, baby, shine! Sure, not everyone is super comfortable discussing something designed to sit up in a woman's vagina for many hours absorbing her menses, but you have to give tampons more credit. These eight people found alternative uses for tampons that you can utilize any time of the month.