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Really Dangerous Fake news.

Forget about the political stuff, Fake news has become the new way for a site to achieve 'likes', no doubt increasing ad revenue.

but stories like this: THIS IS WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS HAVE A NEEDLE IN YOUR POCKET - DIY Health Tips are deeply worrying.

maybe not as sinister, but still having the potential to cause harm is this snippet :

"MOST experts now recommend..." what?
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What terrible drivel that 'health tips' site is.


...and what are you supposed to do if you want to drive home like I do and it's 5 o'clock
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Would I be criticised for stabbing them with my penknife?.....




The author of the report, not the patient.
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The important question here is where to rest your right elbow for maximum appearance of cool ?
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Forget about the political stuff, Fake news has become the new way for a site to achieve 'likes', no doubt increasing ad revenue.

but stories like this: THIS IS WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS HAVE A NEEDLE IN YOUR POCKET - DIY Health Tips are deeply worrying.

FFS?! Stick pins in the ends of a stroke sufferer's fingertips and rub their earlobes to save their lives? But importantly: sterilise the needle first. Oh, of course!

If I had a needle I would stick it in the eyeballs of whoever wrote that article.
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Everyone knows that the best position is with an arm sticking out of the window
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So all those years of university learning pathophysiology and pharmacology were wasted, huh?

Can you imagine the conversation with the emergency services operator?

"So you want an ambulance because you think the person is having a stroke, yes?"
"Yes. But it's all okay. I have a needle and I'm stabbing his fingers and earlobes. There's no need to rush."
"I think we'll send the police too."


Anger rising.

Also, was this article written by a child? I've seen better grammar from my dog.
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The really frightening thing is that the author (I use the term loosely) of this article presumably thinks they are really being helpful......
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I used to keep a needle in the sun visor of my cars, only to adjust the washer jets mind you.

I don't wrap my thumbs around the steering wheel, a legacy from an off-roading course where the steering wheel could spin unexpectedly, and with some force when the road wheels encounter immovable objects.

Coolest place to keep your elbows are the cushioned leather armrests of the Jaag.
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I keep a needle inserted into the carpet between the doorsill and driver's seat!
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