Chart via The Ragbag
The Ragbag is at it again, this time with this brilliant data visualization chart that explores the function and performance of a splayd (a knife/fork/spoon hybrid) when confronted with various foodstuffs.
He concludes: "were i to ascribe percentages i would say that the splayd is 50% fork, 40% spoon and 10% knife—which leaves [...]
The Ragbag posted this great Venn Diagram: Towards a Grand Unification of Cutlery. Says The Ragbag, "half the fun of hybrid cutlery is the peculiar names."