Use bread to pick up broken glass

With an apartment full of furry creatures, I always freak out when glass breaks in my kitchen. Thanks to the Tasted YouTube channel, I now have a good way to make sure glass shards shall be no threat to paws and crumb-searching tongues.

Do you think this'll work with all types of bread, like sourdough?

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  1. I usually use a damp paper towel. Same basic idea in that the teeny shards stick to it.

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  2. I never have paper towel…and with how glass shatters on my floor we almost never get all the pieces. This is so freakin smart its ridiculous.

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  3. I would hesitate to use bread since everything is so expensive these days. I like the idea of a paper towel as a previous poster suggested.

    • …Except for a damp sponge cleans the same dishes that go into my mouth.

    • But then you have a possibly shard filled sponge. Unless you make one sponge the GLASS CLEANING UP SPONGE.

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      • That was so clear in my mind I didn't even think to mention it! Of course, this would be the sponge that's used to scrub the toilet, or any sponge that just doesn't come near food-related items.

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  4. The best bread is the wonderbread style squishy bread. I've done this a few times, but I usually only have super dense gluten-free stuff, which doesn't work!

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  5. The comment at the end makes me think though… what about the wild animals that like to eat things out of the dump. Or raccoons getting into things. I would feel bad about them eating glass too.

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