Wow! What a haul! First off we have Curlyjo.lizard of New Brunswick, Canada who scored big in Super Chef with a $400 win this past Saturday (3/3); that’s a lot of vegetables! Next we have Strmyk1 of Fair Play, MO who raked in $1,896 playing Three-Eyed Bingo on Saturday (3/4). Congratulations all around! That’s a combined total of $2,296, just enough to pick up 287,479 Q-Tips. May your ears never be dirty (just kidding folks, never stick anything smaller than your elbow in your ear)!
For a dose of the gross: While excess, hard, or obstructive earwax can be problematic, most earwax (cerumen) is infinitely more beneficial. It is a normal, protective coating for the sensitive skin of the ear canal. A canal coated with ear wax will repel water and help prevent external ear infections. When you dig it out like some demented gold miner, you leave your ear very vulnerable.
Read more on why using Q-tips to clean out your ears is a potential health hazard on WebMD!