According to a survey by the British Nutrition Foundation, nearly one in five primary school children believe that fish fingers come from chicken, and nearly a third of them believe that cheese comes from plants. Yet children having silly thoughts is fairly common.
In fact, there’s a whole website devoted towards collating “childhood beliefs.” Here are some of the best.
- Illinois' attorney general has asked the U.S. Department of Justice's Civil Rights Division to investigate Chicago's police department. ›
- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he'll give away 99% of his Facebook shares (worth $45 billion today) over the course of his life. ›
- And a Turkish court had to call in experts to determine whether a man comparing the country's president to Gollum from "Lord of the Rings" was an insult. ›