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Woman Shares Pictures Of Where All Your Missing Socks Go At The Laundromat

By Aimee Lutkin

It's hard to remember a time when I wasn't familiar with the idea that if you put a load of laundry in, you will only get 99.9 percent of it back. A sock must be sacrificed to the laundry gods with every wash. Don't get too attached to anything you wear on your feet.

Well, this tweet from @1SarahRose has brought it to my attention that the old gods are dead, and there's an explanation for everything. Sock theft is just a bug in the system: