10 Alternative Uses for a Bra

We girls all know that the best feeling in the world is taking off our bra after a long day at school or work. Freedom! Well what if you took off your bra and then used it as a gas mask? In 2009, The Emergency Bra was awarded the Ig Nobel Public Health Prize. This amazing bra goes from holding up your lady bits to saving your life with just a few quick maneuvers. It works as bra that transforms into a gas mask in case of an air-contaminating emergency. I thought that was a brilliant idea.  So while on the subject of alternative uses for brassieres, I thought I would come up with a list of nifty ways that bras can serve other purposes.

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  1. ITV player says:

    I think bras is one of those thinks that I can stand but can`t live without it!

    1. LaDiabolique says:

      Your statement makes no sense at all…and makes me think you are a moron.

  2. jackie says:

    i really hope this post was a joke..bc NONE of these are reasonable at all…

    1. Mike says:

      Wow, no shit, Sherlock. I'm a guy and even I can figure out that this is a clearly joke.

  3. Angel says:

    The earmuffs idea made me laugh so hard! :)

  4. Donna says:

    You missed "using as a cradle to rock a litter of kittens to sleep" and yes I have.

  5. Alex says:

    Watermelons? Haha my bra would hold apples xD

  6. Any says:

    That was awful. I just wasted 3 minutes of my life.

  7. blueberry says:

    50 degrees isn't that cold … try going to school in Wisconsin

  8. Moonchild says:

    Sew the cups together and make a little handbag.

  9. Stewed Hamm says:

    Aren't they *already* snack holders?

  10. randomvisionary says:

    LOL, really?? Do you know how uncomfortable popcorn in your bra would be?
    And all the other uses are just….weird.

  11. JoyfulMoon says:

    hahahahaah laughed out loud with tears in my eyes

  12. lacey says:

    that sucked. wasted my TIME!

  13. Ann Philip says:

    awful…. ??? Bra irritating

  14. jevaile says:

    I used my one time to tie the muffler up on the pickup to get home it worked fine so I just left it until one the ranchhands could fix it, washed it up and wore it. It was a good one cost me 25 dollars that was back when 25 dollars was at least 18 dollars.

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  16. Ruth Mel says:

    i don't like to using bra at home…make me breathless…but it needed to keep it up and tight…

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  17. Hello says:

    You know what this is absurd.
    There's a massive difference between a 28 C/D and a 42 C/D
    You can't say that All C's or DD's are massive -.-

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