Last week, a study by Chinese and American scientists revealed another reason to not pee in pools, which had more to do with chemistry than good manners.
Reader Erica emailed to say, “I heard on Twitter, from one of those 'amazing facts' accounts, that cows moo in regional accents. Is that true?”
Kind of. Boredom won’t directly kill you on its own, but it does make it more likely that a handful of other things will put you six feet under.
We’ve all heard the phrase “pee like a racehorse,” but are the animals urinary’ habits all they’re cracked up to be? Do horses really pee a startling amount?
That thing is a snood. And it's there to let the other turkeys know that its owner is kind of a big deal.
The answer may gross you out.
You bet they do!
Reader Joe writes in to say, I recently bought a bag of "dried plums" only to later learn that a delicious dried plum is the exact same as a horrible old prune.