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28 Things You Didn’t Know About Everyday Objects

Have you ever been in a desperate situation and wished that there was a simple solution to your problem? Well, lots of everyday household items actually have some tricks to them that you can use to help you out in your everyday life. Some of these items include:

  • Pen caps,
  • Aspirin,
  • Popcorn bags.

If you find yourself having trouble with lots of the small things in life, check out this list and you may just find life a little bit easier.

Here are 28 things you didn’t know about everyday objects.

1. Did you know that Tic Tac lids have a little crater in them that allows your Tic Tac to fall perfectly into place when you dispense one?

2. The dimple that is located at the bottom of a wine bottle is called a punt. In the past, flat bottomed bottles would cause wine bottles to tip over. The punt was created to solve this problem.

3. The brackets on top of the nozzles in gas stations are put there as a safety precaution in case people accidentally drive away with the nozzle still in the gas tank. The brackets snap off if someone drives away without removing the nozzle.

4. Did you know that the plastic lids that come with most fast food drinks can also be used as coasters? Now you know!

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