cutlery

WTF

Let's Revisit Those Rumors that Julian Assange Eats Everything with His Hands

"...He ate both the baked potato and the jam pudding with his hands," Assange's former ghostwriter claims.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.11.19
straws

I Tried Every Type of Non-Plastic Straw So You Don't Have To

The war on plastic straws is here, and you're going to need to know what your options are.
Eve Peyser
7.11.18
cutlery

This Nail Salon Will Put an Entire Set of Usable Cutlery on Your Fingernails

“I know it’s supposed to be funny or whateva, buuuut how is she gonna wipe her booty?”
Jelisa Castrodale
6.14.18
japan

Edible Chopsticks Are Now a Thing and They Taste Like Furniture

The future tastes a hell of a lot like traditional Japanese floor mats.
Alex Swerdloff
4.4.17
Science

Eating with This Spoon Feels Like Licking Food from Your Fingers

“Our idea is to reconnect people with that sensuality of eating, but in an elegant way. The Goûte spoon is an extension of the finger, if you like.”
Daisy Meager
2.8.17
japan

Get Your Otaku On with This Kawaii Cutlery for Gothic Lolitas

Japan’s lauded position as the true sovereign of the chiffonade hasn’t stopped one Japanese company from creating a pretty unconventional kitchen knife—one that has more in common with a waifu body pillow than a santoku or yanagiba.
Alex Swerdloff
3.23.16
prison food

Japanese Prisoners Want Better Curry and Cutlery

The Japanese correctional system has been surprisingly accommodating to the culinary demands of its prison population.
Nick Rose
9.10.15