No matter who you are or where you grew up, you’ve definitely heard a few lies that have been around for years and continue to trick people all the time. Whether they’re myths, old wives’ tales, or exaggerations, these lies continue to fool people to this day.
Pennies Can Kill Someone If Dropped From Skyscraper
This popular lie states that because of the height of skyscrapers, a penny that is dropped from the top of a very tall building will pick up enough momentum to kill someone walking down the street. Fortunately, air resistance keeps this from being true and the penny would just feel like a finger flick.