Sugar Makes You Hyper and Poinsettias Are Poisonous
I always love the irony of the wrongness of the things we all just *know*. There are these kernels of wisdom that are so oft repeated that no one ever doubts them. Here is a gentle reminder: don't believe everything your mother tells you. Or your grandma. Or your friend. And just because they all said it, still doesn't make it factual or true.