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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Mike Cash » Tue 10.02.2007 9:24 am

dmizer wrote:
I just whack off a hunk and shove it in my mouth.


I'm sure the hunks appreciate it.

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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Shirasagi » Tue 10.02.2007 11:40 am

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When eating something like rice with chopsticks, I basically pick up the plate or bowl and hold it near my mouth while I shovel the rice in. I'm not sure how acceptable that is, but it's incredibly effective.


It's common, but slightly uncouth. If you're at some kind of dinner where you want to make a good, serious impression, I'd advise against it. But if you're just kicking back having some food with family and/or friends, no one will think the less of you for it.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby tanuki » Tue 10.02.2007 4:17 pm

Mike Cash wrote:
dmizer wrote:
I just whack off a hunk and shove it in my mouth.


I'm sure the hunks appreciate it.

(Taking things out of context is so much fun!)


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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Chris Hart » Tue 10.02.2007 4:43 pm

When I eat rice with chopsticks, it usually is sticky enough that it stays in decent sized chunks, unless I use too much pressure with my chopsticks.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Infidel » Tue 10.02.2007 5:33 pm

ChopstickS? Plural? Maybe that's what I've been doing wrong.

I always wondered what the spare was for. I always stuck it in my rice bowl for luck.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby dmizer » Tue 10.02.2007 8:13 pm

Mike Cash wrote:
dmizer wrote:
I just whack off a hunk and shove it in my mouth.


I'm sure the hunks appreciate it.

(Taking things out of context is so much fun!)


lol! nicely played.

Infidel wrote:
ChopstickS? Plural? Maybe that's what I've been doing wrong.

I always wondered what the spare was for. I always stuck it in my rice bowl for luck.


That reminds me of something actually. Never ever stab your chopsticks into your rice if your not using them. It's considered extremely rude because it's symbolic of sticking incense into an incense burner to remember the dead. Set them down on the side of your bowl or plate, or put them on the hashi rest.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Harisenbon » Tue 10.02.2007 8:23 pm

Infidel wrote:
I always wondered what the spare was for. I always stuck it in my rice bowl for luck.


Fool! Don't you know that's rude!
You're supposed to clean your ears with it. ;)
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby tanuki » Tue 10.02.2007 8:38 pm

Wasn't it your nose...?
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Infidel » Tue 10.02.2007 10:07 pm

Sometimes, I use my chopstick to skewer my futomaki and eat it like corn on the cob.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby SirFirestorm » Tue 10.02.2007 11:47 pm

comb your hair?
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Infidel » Wed 10.03.2007 12:44 am

I thought that was what the little green thing was for.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby dmizer » Wed 10.03.2007 1:16 am

Infidel wrote:
I thought that was what the little green thing was for.


LOL! I'll never be able to look at those things the same way again now. Thanks Infidel.
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby Rypervenche » Wed 10.03.2007 11:48 am

Mmmmmm, rice :)
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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby two_heads_talking » Wed 10.03.2007 4:30 pm

wait I thought you used chopsticks in your hair

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RE: Rice with Chopsticks?

Postby queshaw » Wed 10.03.2007 11:47 pm

It's rude to open your mouth wide, so you can avoid it by eating the rice through your nose. That is why there are 2 and they are just the right shape for this.
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