Share 'Some of my favorite myths and urban legends.'
1. Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes never said it.
2. Houston, we have a problem.
The actual statement was, "Houston, we've had a problem."
3. There's a sucker born every minute.
That statement was actually made by a competitor of P.T. Barnum's, not by Barnum himself.
4. Let them eat cake.
Marie Antoinette never said it. It was spoken by another frenchwoman, and the food item re…
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