Thanksgiving is easily my favorite holiday of the year. What's not to love? Tons of food, even more leftovers, and watching football right before I succumb to a post-dinner food coma! It's one of my favorite traditions.

But perhaps one of the most sacred rites of any Thanksgiving dinner is the breaking of the wishbone. And if you want to ensure maximum odds of victory, some engineers at the University of Michigan may have figured out how to win the wishbone battle thanks to the power of SCIENCE:

Huh. Who knew? SCIENCE! Long story short? Just hold your bone and let your other family member do all the work, because science says that actually increases your odds of winning. Fun stuff! Don't forget to wish for something nice.

Source: YouTube