The truth about that old wives’ tale

This article reckons that reading in low light doesn’t hurt my eyes.  How they know this, beats me.  I can’t focus, I’m typing in the dark and my eyes are killing me.

“Double dipping” spreads germs from one chip to another

In a classic episode of “Seinfeld,” a partygoer accused George Costanza of spreading germs by “double-dipping” — swiping a chip into a bowl of dip, taking a bite, and then dipping the same chip again.

Bottom line: You’d better be pretty comfy with your party guests. Eating from a dip after someone has dipped twice is basically the same as kissing that person.

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