The world’s most popular BS “facts” that everyone is always spewing

Napoleon wasn’t short, ancient Romans didn’t eat until they puked in a vomitorium, and you can’t see the Great Wall of China from Space. I’m sorry. But you can’t.

Everybody everywhere needs to read this. If you’re one of those people that enjoy (One of those people that enjoy? One of those people that enjoys? I think it’s enjoy. But I always feel like I get this wrong) saying that people only use 10% of their brains, then you need to read it twice.

It’s an infographic listing the most popular mythconceptions, or the many things you probably thought were true but aren’t.

Thank you to David McCandless at Information is Beautiful, where you can see a larger version. 

(I got this via Geekologie)

 

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