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Old 19 December 2014, 01:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Psihala View Post
When I read the baking soda one, I very much got the same feeling I got as a child when the big kids would knowingly tell us "gullible little kids that would believe anything" that something great would happen if we did something obviously stupid.

As far as I can tell, this just the 'internet playground' equivalent; something someone posted knowing full well it isn't true to get the less technology-inclined and gullible to do something stupid "for the lulz".

~Psihala
ThinkGeek were the ones who posted it though I don't know if they were the ones to start the rumor.
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