"TV will ruin your eyes!" they warned us, "Stop staring at a screen!" Shows what those suckers know, because they're wrong.

Watch as Discovery News breaks down the history of an urban legend that just won't die ‚ÄĒ that staring at TV will ruin your eyes. Sure, eye strain is real and you should still rest and go outside, but looking at a screen won't fry your vision. I told you, mom!

Now if you'll excuse me, I have a bank of monitors to blankly look at before going home and staring at my television.

Discovery News via Laughing Squid

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