14 hidden super-powers of the humble toothpaste

9. Repair Scratched CDs and DVDs

Ever had your CD skip in the middle of your favorite track, or have you ever been watching a movie and have it jump three scenes in the middle of the most important scene? Yeah, we’ve all been there, and it sucks. Fortunately, toothpaste can help. Rub some toothpaste on the surface and it will play perfectly.