These ‘Well-Known’ Facts Are Actually Just Propaganda

Every information holds a value of its own especially when you have the ability to control it. Many large corporations often use this to influence public perception.

Below are some of the popular facts, reported by Reddit users, which were actually created to perpetuate a stereotype, drag a brand from the mud or to raise a brand’s popularity.

A Huge Payout From McDonald’s

The lady wanted enough money to cover her medical bills for the 3rd degree burns due to coffee spillage on her but McDonald’s sent her a very small amount. The court later asked the food chain to pay a weeks’ worth of coffee sales to the lady.

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AMERICA RUNS ON LIES!

Contradictory to this, we would say America runs on Dunkin looking at the profits being posted by the brand.

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Big SeaWorld

The public orca facts, stating that orca whales live 25-35 years in captivity which is longer than they live in the wild, are misinformation pushed by SeaWorld.

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Carrots for Eye

In WWII, the British created a myth that carrots give a good eyesight. They invented a radar which made the pilots more accurate and they spread the rumor of feeding them with carrots.

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Bad Rule

Three-month salary rule to spend on the engagement ring looks to be ridiculous.

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Drinking Milk

The milk industry is heavily protected in Canada and they keep pushing on “drink milk” advertisements.

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Napoleon Complex

The Napoleon Bonaparte is incredibly short in stature because the French and British had different measurements with them.

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Common Sense

 NASA spent millions making Pens while Russia made Pencils was a myth. The NASA pens were funded privately and were adopted by Russia quickly.

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Being Fooled

Eating vegetables is not bad but taking it as a strict diet to get all iron from spinach and watermelons is difficult to understand.

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Bottled Water

What comes out of your tap can make you realize that bottled water is better.

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No Pesticides

This is a fact that organic fruits and vegetables contain no/fewer pesticides on them.

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A Ploy By Big Halloween

There were no horns on the Viking helmets.

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Never Stop Eating

Humans are expected to eat when hungry and that needs to be throughout the day in smaller portions.

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