-Silicon Valley is obsessed with "unfiltered, untreated, unsterilized spring water" -A Food-safety expert warns the bizarre trend latest trend could be deadly -Untreated water could contain animal feces, spreading Giardia and other diseases
"You can't stop consenting adults from being stupid... But we should at least try."
There's fucking stupid, then there's Silicon Valley stupid.
According to Unicef data, more than 800 Million people worldwide drink "raw water" and would gladly give all their supply to some idiot nerds in exchange for safe drinking water. 🙄
The great gave me words to live by in 2018 when talking "raw water": "You can't stop consenting adults from being stupid. But, we should at least try."
Pfft. It's time for a bit of Darwinism in action. Drink 'raw water'!!!!
Hundreds of millions of people around the globe don't have access to clean water and this is a "trend" in California. Good grief.
-Silicon Valley is obsessed with "unfiltered, untreated, unsterilized spring water" -A Food-safety expert warns the bizarre trend latest trend could be deadly -Untreated water could contain animal feces, spreading Giardia and other diseases
Food-safety expert warns latest bizarre Silicon Valley 'raw water' trend could quickly turn deadly via
"‘You can't stop consenting adults from being stupid,’ Marler said. ‘But we should at least try.’”
More direct evidence (not that we don't get more every single day) that some people have more money than brains.
Food-safety expert warns latest bizarre Silicon Valley $60 'raw water' trend could quickly turn deadly, but “You can’t stop consenting adults from being stupid”
Honestly, I didn't read the NYT piece about Silicon Valley's obsession with "raw water" because I thought it might make me vomit. But I'm glad did this
Food safety expert warns latest bizarre Silicon Valley 'raw water' trend could quickly turn deadly via
Free idea: start company selling cholera-filled water, use profits to fund effective water filtering programs abroad