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five-second rule

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Eating food off the floor may be OK, scientist says

A microbiologist experiments with dropping food on various surfaces to see how much bacteria they pick up. Carpet is, apparently, not bad at all. And the five-second rule might be just right.

By March 13, 2014

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Ep. 1156: Where your cell phone is sick

Headlines hitting the 404 show today include Barnes & Noble falling victim to credit card hackers, your cell phone is literally making you sick, an SDSU study confirms the "5-second rule" is completely unfounded, and a useful (and definitely illegal) way to defeat red light cameras.

By October 25, 2012

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The 404 1,156: Where your cell phone is sick (podcast)

Headlines hitting the 404 show today include Barnes & Noble falling victim to credit card hackers, your cell phone is literally making you sick, an SDSU study confirms the "five-second rule" is completely unfounded, and a useful (and definitely illegal) way to defeat red light cameras.

By October 25, 2012

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McCain seeks special 'fair use' copyright rules for VIPs

His presidential campaign has discovered the remix-unfriendly aspects of American copyright law, after several of his campaign videos were pulled from YouTube.

By October 15, 2008