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Chopsticks

Stick a Fork in It

Lee Gaitan | Posted 04.13.2015 | Comedy
Lee Gaitan

How can my fingers, which perform so competently in many other situations, fail me so thoroughly when I try to manipulate two simple slivers of wood? I stare at my fingers and they look so normal, so functional. Why can't I do this?

High Tea in Hangzhou: China's Prettiest City

Peter Mandel | Posted 03.16.2015 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It is time for an excursion to the country. On the main street of a tea village called Meijiawu, there are no English words on the signs. I am beginning to breathe. The air smells cleaner. Maybe it is all the Longjing tea leaves.

Journalist Asks 'Fresh Off The Boat' Stars About Chopsticks

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.15.2015 | Entertainment

Chopsticks? Really? The upcoming ABC series "Fresh of the Boat" is being billed as potentially groundbreaking moment for pop culture by focusing on...

This Is How You're Really Supposed To Use Chopsticks

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.07.2014 | Taste

It's like riding a bicycle!

Chopsticks Of The Future Will Count Your Calorie Intake For You

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 09.23.2014 | Taste

The future is NOW.

Purpose Can Be Something New

Ari Andersen | Posted 08.25.2014 | Impact
Ari Andersen

It wasn't until this week though, when I read a particular letter, that the reality of what going this deep with one another on a large scale could look like. And feel like.

This Incredible Portrait Of Jackie Chan Is Made Of 64,000 Chopsticks

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 04.09.2014 | Arts

Legendary martial artist, movie star and director, Jackie Chan, turned 60 this week. So, how best to honor the milestone? Why, with a chopstick portra...

Are You A Food Mixologist?

Kimlai Yingling | Posted 04.16.2014 | Taste
Kimlai Yingling

Food has become super cool! We're a curious generation and we'll mix and match different ingredients to see what new concoctions we can come up with. Now whether it's acceptable to our palate is another story, but we are willing to try.

Food Pho Pas: 23 Simple Things You're Doing Wrong While Eating Asian Food

Thrillist | Posted 02.03.2014 | Taste
Thrillist

Sticking your chopsticks straight up in a bowl of noodles or rice is taboo in most every country in Asia.

You're Definitely Not Helping

Posted 05.28.2013 | Comedy

If you're able to master eating with chopsticks on your first try, congratulations. For the rest of us, a helpful set of instructions might be necessa...

PHOTO: 'Star Wars' Lightsaber Chopsticks Actually Light Up

Posted 07.27.2012 | Home

May the fork be with you. Or chopsticks, rather. NCSX, a Japanese hardware and toy shop based in New York, is selling lightsaber chopsticks tha...

WATCH: Chopsticks 101 For Even The Clumsiest Eaters

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erdos | Posted 09.06.2012 | Taste

When you go out with a group of friends to an Asian restaurant, are you always the one that asks for a fork? Well, you don't have to be that person an...

20 Amazing Uses For Disposable Chopsticks

Posted 12.24.2011 | Green

From Networx's Chaya Goodman: We normally unwrap takeout chopsticks, eat with them and dispose of them without much thought. Recently, though, ther...

WATCH: Chopstick Pickpockets Feast On Unwitting Victims

Posted 10.01.2011 | Weird News

Some crooks make you fork over your cash. Others seem to be snatching stuff with chopsticks. Both the Shanghaiist and MSNBC have posted videos app...

WATCH: Grandma's First Chopsticks

Posted 09.07.2011 | Comedy

There were a few technical difficulties when YouTuber TheAndyaras took grandma out to sushi for the first time, but that's bound to happen when you tr...

WATCH: Inside The Georgia Factory That Provides China With 2 Million Chopsticks A Day

Posted 08.23.2011 | Home

China's population of 1.3 billion has a lot of mouths to feed, and a lot of chopsticks to use (around 50 billion per year, actually). That's why the c...

China's War On Chopsticks

Daniel K. Gardner in the LA Times: | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

China's Ministry of Commerce, together with five other ministries, issued this warning in June: "Companies making disposable chopsticks will face loca...

Sushi Etiquette

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lisa Mirza Grotts

If you are new to sushi, you may find yourself quickly overwhelmed. A seemingly endless array of fish, rice, seaweed, and various accompaniments, ofte...

Chinese Doctors Remove Chopstick Stuck Up Toddler's Nose (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CNN's John Vause reports how doctors in China removed a chopstick from a little boy's brain, after it went up his nose. This boy "isn't the first ki...

Life Cycle: Zen and the Art of Producing Chopsticks

Simran Sethi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Simran Sethi

People have been impressing their dates with chopstick dexterity since the Shang Dynasty. But the throw-away version of chopsticks is a less romantic yet marvelous invention.

The Chopsticks Diet: People Used to Just Call it "Eating"

Disgrasian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Disgrasian

The Chopstick Diet is such an outrageous example of selling a "concept" that has been going on for thousands of years in certain parts of the world, only up until now, it was called "eating."