Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying

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  1. 97guns

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    So will cutting onions on a cutting board on the range top with the hood going.
     

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    The best method going is to place a lit candle(s) near the cutting board or place cutting board as close as is practical to a lit gas range burner.

    Chewing gum will not keep the gas released from an onion from mixing with the moisture in your eyes or sinuses.