Thursday, December 11, 2008

7 Bullshit Rumors That Caused Real World Catastrophes

After a long sabbatical, I've got another article up over at today. It is about 20% my work, which means that there's an 80% chance you might enjoy it.

Everybody loves a good rumor. Already today you've probably passed on some juicy bit of information you heard, without first rigorously tracking down its source. But sometimes, a tiny scrap of bullshit can result in fortunes lost ... and sometimes much, much worse.

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