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    A few years back I did a lecture series talking about how quickly myths can spread online. “A lie can make it halfway around the world w […]

    • Your quick dismissal of the concern of folks with disabilities doesn’t hold up. If you ban automatically giving tap water, the place doesn’t stop stocking tap water. If you ban straws, why are places going to have straws? Nobody will make them anymore since there will be no market, and nobody will bother getting them for the customers who might need them.

    • Make them biodegradable. Anyone suffering brain damage, such as from a stroke, might need them.

    • bruceh replied 1 year ago

      “The problem with quotes on the Internet is that it is hard to verify their authenticity.”
      ~ Abraham Lincoln (source: the Internet)