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Misconceptions About the Amish

Jon Mayer
Not the only vehicle you'll find the Amish using.
Not the only vehicle you'll find the Amish using. / Brandon Bell/GettyImages
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You might not realize that the Amish sometimes drive in cars, operate power tools, and even (depending on the sect) use computers to conduct business.

In this episode of Misconceptions, host Justin Dodd debunks some myths about this fascinating and often misunderstood community.

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