Surfing YouTube for humorous video tidbits has become a regular pastime for me, for precisely these reasons. The gentleman in this clip — who, by the way, bears a striking resemblance to Chris Griffin — has been kind enough to present an invaluable biological tidbit which I somehow missed in my academic travels…
Dinosaurs were actually exploding lizards.
Boy, I’m glad we got that ironed out.
I’d really, really like to think that the clip is just a hoax or wind-up of some sort. However, a cursory review of American opinion provides us with a grim reminder: the unfortunate majority of our society lacks solid footing in both science and reality.