For whatever reason, people seem to believe a lot of strange things. Maybe we heard it in a movie or misunderstood something we learned as a child. And now that everyone has the internet, misinformation spreads even more freely than ever before!
The good people at InformationIsBeautiful.net have made this excellent infographic that busts 52 of the most common myths, including that bulls hate the color red and George Washington smoked weed.
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