Fart Proudly is the popular name of an essay about flatulence written by Benjamin Franklin c. while he was living abroad as United States Ambassador to France. Description. "A Letter to a Royal Academy " was composed in response to a call for scientific papers from the Royal Academy of Brussels. Franklin. 27 Mar In my new book, The Harm in Asking, one of the chapters, “The Boogie Rhythm,” is dedicated entirely to the topic of farting. To be a bit more specific, it is all about what we, as women, go through when it comes to our gas. In the run up to the book's release I've done a handful interviews and without fail, each. 27 Oct That's science talk for saying the smell your stinky ass farts produce gives your body various health benefits. More nerd talk from another researcher, Professor Matt Whiteman: When cells become stressed by disease, they draw in enzymes to generate minute quantities of hydrogen sulfide (aka ass gas).