There are certain spots of the house we just know are gross. The trash can and its immediate environs are probably a bit grimy. Who knows what lurks around the dog’s food dish? And I don’t ever want to see under my refrigerator. The kitchen towel, however, is supposed to be sacrosanct because it touches everything. We dry our hands and dishes on it. But it turns out that cute kitchen towel with the cross-stitch rooster might actually be harboring a truly awful amount of bacteria.
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