There are three standard utensils in the U.S. for a reason: You shouldn't need much more than a fork, knife or spoon. Yet, various devices have been created to make eating even easier. Do you really need a utensil for holding buffalo wings? Probably not, but it exists.
Beyond utensils, there have been some food innovations as well -- edible wrappers? Those are real. So are edible spoons.
Take a look at some proof that perhaps we value convenience a little too much: