Balloons in the car defy physics

I drove to work with two helium balloons in my car, WHAT HAPPENED NEXT BLEW MY MIND!!!


When I accelerated, the ski gear heaped in the cargo hold sloshed to the back. But the balloons sloshed to the front hitting me in the head.  When I hit the brakes, the helium balloons went to the back and the ski gear, rolled to the front! WHAT THE HECK IS GOING ON HERE!?!?!?!?

Conclusion: Helium Balloons do not obey the laws of physics.

On second thought, Destin might be on to something with this video from his AWESOME YouTube show Smarter Every Day.

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