Contrary to popular belief, the drinking straw isn’t just there to help you make annoying sounds when you get to the bottom of your drink. Actually the plain old straw is quite versatile and can make your life easier if you know how to use it. The video below shares seven new ways of using or reusing the famous little tube of plastic. For example, did you know that you can use a straw to seal plastic bags or to store necklaces and keep them untangled? This guy will show you how. Bonus: he has a nice accent!