Panic Buying and Hardin's Tragedy of the Commons

With the first cases of #COVID19 in the United States also came the mass buying of toilet paper. The first commercially available toilet paper came about in 1857 as Gayetty's medicated paper. The free Sears and Robuck Catalogs (because why would you pay for something that you are literally going to use to wipe your bottom with?) were also popular for post-defecation cleaning. What did people do without toilet paper? Bidets originated as small bowls seated in a stool used fo