Tuesday, 10 July 2012

TV is bad for your health

Since 9/11, a total of 238 American citizens have died from terrorist attacks, or an average of 29 per year. To put that in some perspective, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the average American is as likely to be crushed to death by televisions or furniture as they are to be killed by a terrorist.

Politics, Power, and Preventive Action 

Being alert to the tottering wide-screen telly threat and the IKEA self-assembly wardrobe of death doesn't, of course, mean that we should reduce our heightened state of readiness when it comes to the very real menace of hymenoptera attack.

If you suspenct anything, call the confidential manual handling/pest control hotline right away.