Common sense tells us that it’s not really possible to predict the future in any way, shape or form. Despite of that politicians and even scientists, every once in a while scare us with a new apocalypse. Here are a few that seem silly in retrospect, but were kind of a huge deal at the time.
Many people view marijuana the same way they view meth. It’s a drug. Well, shoot. If that’s the case, caffeine is a drug. And we let our kids get addicted to that! But seriously, if you step back and really look at the situation, you will find that there is no good reason why cannabis or marijuana should be illegal. Not a single one.
This poor woman had her body damaged in a fire and her face was never the same. Thanks to some great doctors though she was able to get her face fixed and she looks better than ever. Doctors did an amazing job!
In a recent study published in The Lancet, tobacco and alcohol ranked among the top ten most dangerous drugs in the world that are currently being used today. This is quite a surprise when you contemplate that they are considered more dangerous than the likes of ecstasy and heroin.
A tragic suicide epidemic gripped Budapest, Hungary in the wake of World War I — and some believed it was all caused by a popular song. Even weirder than this idea, though, was how the city tried to combat the suicide problem with a “Smile Club.”
If you’re reading this, you’re probably enjoying quite a few privileges that you may not even be aware of. But one high school teacher found a wonderfully simple way to explain it so that all of his students got the message. Don’t miss this brilliant lesson!