The Toilet Paper
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The Toilet Paper

1973: The Original Toilet Paper Crisis

Why do Americans always buy toilet paper when they’re panicking?

Herein lies the fabric of the American dream (upklyak/freepik)

Harold V. Froelich, a congressional representative from Wisconsin, needed to decrease government regulation on his heavily forested district. But no matter how he tried to state the importance of tree products, nobody seemed to care.

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Philip S. Naudus

Philip S. Naudus

High school teacher by day, koala by night. My wife is a cartoonist with a Ph.D., and she co-authors all of these articles.