Opening a can of food seems like something you don’t think twice about. From soup to beans to all the in-between, you usually just plop on the opener and 1,2,3—it’s open. But, it turns out, many people have been using can-openers wrong for…well forever.
Most people use can-openers like this…
But, a YouTube video claims that the PROPER way to do it is like this…
Watch and learn, folks.
And, the “new” and “proper way” gives it the possibility to not have to fish out the can top from the can itself.
People online were dumbfounded at the news that they were doing it wrong.
stop. IS THIS WHY I FELT LIKE MY CAN OPENER STOPPED WORKING BUT IT'S JUST BC I'VE BEEN USING IT WRONG THIS WHOLE TIME. stop.
— earlyspark (@earlyspark) August 11, 2018
just showed my mom how Twitter said to use a can opener pic.twitter.com/f6KKbQ9d3M
— 🌻dee 🥀 (@destortega) August 13, 2018
I was today years old when I learned the correct way to use a can opener
— 𝕀𝕥𝕤 𝕞𝕖… 𝕁𝕖𝕤𝕤𝕚𝕔𝕒 (@JessIRL88) August 12, 2018
Yall I saw that video going around about how to properly use a can opener and my life has changed pic.twitter.com/675qL5BGfz
— 💜 Koley 💜 (@CutieKoley) August 13, 2018