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Geeky Food: Potato chips' magical history, revealed

Adriana Velez is Food Editor for SheKnows. She spent her formative years in Brooklyn, which pretty much explains everything about her. She now lives somewhere else and has discovered life after kale and kombucha. She's written for Civil ...

Everything you've ever wanted to know about everyone's favorite snack — potato chips

You love potato chips, but how much do you really know them? For instance, would you know how to order some if you were in the U.K.? Ooh, who knew something so simple could be so complex?

When you find out how many potato chips Americans eat every year, it may make you faint. And you'll never believe some of the outrageous flavors they've come in. So have some smelling salts ready... in the form of more potato chips.

Watch the video above to learn more fun facts about potato chips.

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