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A Great Food Hack I Learned from the 1983 Movie WarGames: How to Butter Corn on the Cob

A Great Food Hack I Learned from the 1983 Movie WarGames: How to Butter Corn on the Cob

There I was, watching 1983's WarGames on a Sunday night (starring very early appearances from Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy), when I was unexpectedly treated to one of the most brilliant life hacks:

Food tip from the 1983 movie WarGames:  Butter a slice of bread.  Butter corn on the cob with buttered bread.  Brilliant.

The camera spends quite some time in a close-up pan of William Bogert's hands seasoning his corn on the cob with buttered bread, so I can only assume that part of the purpose of this movie was to spread the greatness of this hack.

And it only took me 32 years to notice it.

Now I need some corn on the cob, stat!

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