Video: A lesson from Khrushchev? Who needs a corkscrew


It’s a clever way to open a bottle of wine that Nikita Khrushchev would have loved.

khrushchevDuring a 1960 U.N. General Assembly, the Soviet leader took umbrage when a Philippine delegate accused the USSR of swallowing up Eastern Europe and depriving it “of political and civil rights.”

What happened next made history, and it could also get you out of a jam the next time you have guests over for dinner and you can’t find your corkscrew, according to this video from Mirabeau Wine.

h/t The Daily Telegraph