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'Facts' boomers learned in school that are dead wrong

Cheapism Logo By Andrew Lisa of Cheapism | Slide 1 of 51: Mark Twain famously said, "Don't let school interfere with your education." Although the famed author who quit school at age 12 had more meanings in mind than calling out specific educational untruths, it turns out plenty of the "facts" learned in school are actually myths, propaganda, misinformation, or downright lies. Related: 20 Lies Your Parents Told You as a Kid

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Mark Twain famously said, "Don't let school interfere with your education." Although the famed author who quit school at age 12 had more meanings in mind than calling out specific educational untruths, it turns out plenty of the "facts" learned in school are actually myths, propaganda, misinformation, or downright lies. 

Related: 20 Lies Your Parents Told You as a Kid

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