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Published on Oct 9, 2013

A weekly show where knowledge junkies get their fix of trivia-tastic information. For our 30TH EPISODE!!, John tests 30 "life hacks" to see if they work as promised.

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Life Hack Links:
1. Amplify your phone:
2. Watch videos on your phone:
3. Open a bottled beverage:
4. Open a wine bottle:
5. Prevent a straw from rising:
6. Seal a bag of chips:
7. Instant chip bowl:
8. Stop water from boiling over:
9. Keep your spoon off the counter:
10. Fold a fitted sheet:
11. Slice cherry tomatoes:
12. Cut an onion without crying: http://twistedsifter.files.wordpress....
13. Stem a strawberry:
14. Slice cheese or cake:
15. Open a jar:
16. Dunk a whole Oreo in milk:
17. Scoop ice cream:
18. Open a Hersheys Kiss: http://fbtrouble.wpengine.netdna-cdn....
19. Amplify laptop speakers:
20. Light a candle:
21. Dispense one Tic Tac at a time:
22. Separate an egg yolk: http://twistedsifter.files.wordpress....
23. Cool a beer quickly:
24. Turn water ice cold:
25. Create a plate out of a to-go box:
26. Heat up leftovers evenly:
27. Heat up crispy pizza crust:
28. Perfectly toasted bread:
29. Sift out popcorn kernels:
30. Use Doritos as fire kindling:

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