43. There Are Easier Ways to Spread Disease
Sweltering summer days are nothing new, nor is the need to cool off from them. However, modern refrigeration and freezing, which make the production of ice a breeze, have only been around for the past few decades. Before that, they spent a lot of time and energy producing 300-pound blocks of ice that had to be carted around to homes and businesses. With a cup of ice water hard to come by, these boys in the picture all decided to lick a community block of ice. Just imagine how many people got sick of that one antic.