TribLIVE
Blogs | Sports | News
This Just In

A fresh perspective on the latest news compiled by M.S. Scully

« Font size »
Decrease | Reset |Increase

Video: A lesson from Khrushchev? Who needs a corkscrew

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

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

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail
 
Other blogs
Sports: Rob Rossi | Steel Mill | Chipped Ice | Bucco Blog | iPreps | Pitt Locker Room | Penn State Sports | Trailing Off
News: This Just In | Trib List | ICycle | Flow Back  


» Top TribLIVE.com Sports
» Top TribLIVE.com News
» Top TribLIVE.com Breaking News