WC writes: It is fair to say that we have all been here. We see or hear a rumour and without even pausing for a moment to consider the validity of it, we instead listened to that said rumour and spent meaningless hours chasing a dream. The ironic thing is that we without fail, fall for these rumours again and again and its only until we look away at our screens at 1am we think to ourselves, “Hmm, this might in fact not be true”.
It’s an unfortunate reality, but sometimes these myths are the very thing that keep us coming back for more. Here is my pick of 10 which were popular rumours which were never in any way true.