Endnotes From "Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity"

To find out more about the stories referenced in the Endnotes in John Stossel's "Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity," check below.

CHAPTER 1: CLUELESS MEDIA

Page 22: "Hurricane Rita: State of Emergency," Sept. 23, 2005

Page 24: "Strange Things Happen During a Full Moon," March 22, 2004

CHAPTER 2: HE AND SHE

Pages 36-39: "The Losing Team," May 29, 1998

CHAPTER 3: BASHING BUSINESS

Pages 64-65: "Outsourcing Is Bad," Jan. 28, 2005

CHAPTER 4: MONSTER GOVERNMENT

Pagse 92-95: "Your Tax Dollars At Work," Dec. 3, 1993

Pages 101-103: "Government Protects Wildlife at Expense of Humans," Aug. 2, 2002

CHAPTER 5: STUPID SCHOOLS

Page 111: "Stupid in America: How We Cheat Our Kids," school-zone detective "busting" nonresident students, Jan. 13, 2006

Page 127: "Stupid in America: How We Cheat Our Kids," 20,000 teachers rally at Madison Square Garden, Jan. 13, 2006

CHAPTER 6: CONSUMER CONS

Pages 143-145: "Too Good to Be True -- Bottled Water vs. Tap," May 6. 2005

Pages 159-161: "R.I.P. Off -- Funeral Parlor Scams," Nov. 3, 1995

CHAPTER 7: THE LAWSUIT RACKET

Pages 170-172: "Teach But Don't Touch," March 17, 1005

Pages 178-179: "Panhandlers Sue the City," Dec. 17, 2004

CHAPTER 8: EXPERTS FOR EVERYTHING

Pages 185-188: "Can Homosexuals Change and Become Straight?" March 2, 2001

Pages 192-196: "Handle With Care," Feb. 4, 1994

CHAPTER 9: THE POWER OF BELIEF

Pages 211-212: "The Power of Belief," Oct. 6, 1998

CHAPTER 10: OUR HEALTH

Pages 218-219: "Getting Cold Will Give You a Cold," Jan. 23, 2004

Pages 228-229: Antibacterial soap, Feb. 18, 2005

CHAPTER 11: PERILS OF PARENTING

Pages 249-253: "The Secret Life of Boys," Jan. 24, 1999

Pages 263-266: "Snooping Parents, Broken Trust?" May 30, 2003

CHAPTER 12: THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS

Pages 268-269: "The Mystery of Happiness," unfulfilled lottery winners, Jan. 22, 1998

Page 271: "The Mystery of Happiness, twins separated at birth, Jan. 22, 1998