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Step 2: Prepare it! - Phase One

Get a fork and poke a ring off holes around the circumference of your potato on the longest side. These holes should be as deep as your fork's length. The reason you do this is to let moisture from the potato escape and keep it from exploding in the microwave. Also, they help you cut your potato later on.
 
 
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