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  • Seething myths (Score:3, Insightful)

    by vsergu (505) on 2003.04.16 17:47 (#19221) Journal
    Similarly with the myths that the etymologies of "rule of thumb" [] and "picnic" [] relate to wife beating and lynching, respectively. Or the myth that Charles Drew [], a pioneer in blood transfusion, bled to death because of racism (that one also has the advantage of being a good story). Or the myth that returning Vietnam veterans were spat on [] by antiwar protesters.