My post yesterday about the perils of “di-hydrogen monoxide” and all the scary-sounding chemical compounds that occur naturally in bananas prompted faithful Power Line reader Jerry Heyman to direct our attention to this three-minute clip from Penn & Teller’s cable show whose name I can’t use on our family-friendly website (after all, the show is on premium cable), where a petition gatherer ropes in a lot of people to oppose to di-hydrogen monoxide:
To be sure, the di-hydrogen monoxide scare is really old. Coming next: worrying about “visible radiation.” (Light.)
UPDATE: Crazy time alert: British Zoo Bans Bananas from Monkey’s Diet. For health reasons. Just when you think the world can’t get any crazier.