Debunking Common Life Hacks

Life Hacks? More like Lie Hacks.

In the latest episode of Mental Floss, “30 Life Hacks Debunked,” host John Green tests out common Life Hacks to find out which ones work and which ones don’t. For instance, Green discovers that chewing gum to prevent crying while chopping an onion does actually work, but he couldn’t open a bottle of wine using only a hammer and a nail.