Wednesday, May 09, 2007
Five-Second Rule: Depends Where and When
Yes, the five-second rule does apply but no, it does not guarantee your safety. Scientists at Clemson University actually studied this rule: "Their bacterium of choice was salmonella; the test surfaces were tile, wood flooring and nylon carpet; and the test foods were slices of bread and bologna." No germs on you?
Posted by Honolulu Mark at 9:43 AM