"London’s Map Project studio created the bio-plastic Tritensil for notorious tax-dodging luxury department store Fortnum & Mason… "
I sort of feel like this narrative is out of place. What does this have to do with a spork? How does it give context to the utensil? I guess i can appreciate a jab at the department store but it just struck me as an odd detail to include (:
Erm… how do you hold your food in place while you saw at it with the tiny knife?
Perhaps to foil the eventual “BB is hawking stuff sold at ‘notorious tax-dodging corp X’” comment.
Is the photo of someone cutting into one of the “facehugger” eggs from the Alien franchise?
Like other sporks, it combines a spoon’s bowl, a fork’s tines, and a knife’s serrated edge in a single utensil head.
Technically that makes it a sporf (plural sporves) or a splayd. A proper spork doesn’t have a knife edge.
Well I can see how an improved spork would be newsworthy.
Thank you ever so much for the comment that some of these were made “backwards” for those of us who are left-handed. How about using the word “reversed” instead?
Because “backwards” correctly implies that left-handed people are mutated aberrations who should be thankful that normal people went to the trouble of making anything specifically for them, particularly a new sporf design.
I’ll admit to feeling grateful when I read above that the manufacturer actually thought of us!
It’s the 21st century, we’re 10% of the world population, and we still have to deal on a daily basis with things that literally make us more likely to die earlier.
Just use two! (I recommend the left handed version for your left hand)
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