Untangling the Fiction from the Facts: Truths about Exercise

Do you remember playing “Telephone” (sometimes called “Grapevine”) as a kid?

It’s a game where you’d whisper a message in a friend’s ear, that friend would whisper it to someone else and this continued on and on, from person to person, until the final message was comically distorted by the time it reached the last person

What might have started out as, “My favorite flower is a rose,” became something like, “My father has no nose,” by the time it reached the last person.

Weird things happen when we move information from person to person. The messages can get garbled and have no bearing to what was first communicated.

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