Speaking of how the ad firms manipulate our lives, I’d like to promote to you the idea of not using soap. The link is a blog post that inspired me to experiment ditching it. After reading it years ago, I realized I knew the author, have spent a few hours with him working on radiation data gathering, and never once thought he stank! So I did it and five years later would not even think of going back to using soap for normal cleansing needs other than hands. http://blog.seanbonner.com/2010/02/01/ive-given-up-using-soap/
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