It is election season and, recently, I heard one politician describe another as having the IQ of dryer lint. After I stopped laughing – being a “lint head” myself (aka, a textile guy) and prone to a bizarre curiosity about such things – I started thinking about dryer lint. This article is intended to increase awareness and knowledge about the often overlooked subject of dryer lint.
It has always surprised me that athletes of all stature wear the most technically sophisticated clothing and equipment on the planet, and at the end of the day sleep on bed linens just like their mothers and grandmothers used. However with new therapeutic bedding, as the famous sports quote goes, "Pain is inevitable; suffering is optional”.