Myths, Lies and Straight Talk
A List of 10 Media-Fed Myths
By JOHN STOSSEL
Dec. 30, 2005 — Can going out in the cold give you a cold? Are we losing our national forests? Can money buy happiness? You may be among the many who would answer yes to these questions. You'd be wrong. There are a lot of popularly held beliefs out there that simply aren't true. Yet the media tend to report on many of them as though they were hard facts.
Awesome story. I can't remember where I got the link.