As the coronvirus crisis began escalating over the past several weeks, so did the idea that there was a toilet paper shortage. In many places around the world, customers are panic-buying and overstocking their homes with toilet paper, leaving store shelves mostly empty and furthering the idea that there was a genuine shortage.

There isn’t, really—toilet paper manufacturers like Procter & Gamble and Georgia Pacific have stated they have plenty of TP, it’s just the distribution to stores that’s fallen behind after the sudden, panic-induced demand from customers. So, like, please stop overbuying toilet paper, everyone, unless you’ve suddenly grown a dozen extra butts. Please? 

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