Lately I've been wondering when the next completely inaccurate health news story was going to break, and today it's finally here. You see, it's been a while since the popular news media reported that chocolate is good for you, or coffee has wonder-drug potential, or that smoking pot really isn't so bad. Today, being overweight can actually be good for you!
I'm not sure what's worse, the fact that Kevin posted about the proper way to load a toilet paper holder, or that I've been thinking about posting the same thing. Kevin proposes the "over" method where the loose bit of tissue falls over the top of the roll.
I respectfully disagree with Kevin, and I have proof of my conjecture. The proper way to load toilet paper is "under", and here's why:
You've probably heard that Pluto is no longer a planet. This news has left some people (like school kids) scratching their heads, but it also highlights one of the fundamental tenets of science that most of us are never explicitly taught:
Science deals with facts, which are unchanging, until science decides to change them.