Noooo, nononono. I hate this myth. While this tea was around it was currency in one of the east Asia countries. While it might have showed up here, most people drank loose leaf tea that had been sealed in cannisters.
"Yeah, I mean sure my dad taught me some fighting moves, but really, I learned to fight when my sisters dragged me to David's Bridal's $99 wedding dress sale. Men have nothing on women when it comes to doing battle..."
If any environmentally conscious millionaire is feeling gracious enough, they could probably set up a prize competition for art or interdisciplinary art/tech/engineering students to figure out how to make wind mills more beautiful.