Normally, when someone tells us we've been doing something "wrong" our entire lives, we slap them across the face and run away screaming into a dark room.
In our humble opinion, no matter what the internet says, there is no wrong way to eat cake, spread butter, or peel an orange.
But today, we make an exception. Blogger Martin Schapendonk (incredible name) has written instructions on how to peel sticky notes correctly, and he has the pictures to prove it.
The wrong method is peeling the sticky note from the bottom up, like so:
As this results is this CATASTROPHICAL HORROR, namely, the sticky part curling up:
The correct way to do it is to peel the sticky bit from the side, thusly:
Then everything stays nice, flat, and sticky. Here are the results of the two methods side-by-side as proof:
LOOK AT IT. JUST LOOK AT IT. YOUR WHOLE LIFE IS ABOUT TO IMMEASURABLY CHANGE FOREVER. THE SUN SHINES BRIGHTER ON THIS DAY.