What Are Sporks?
What in God’s name is a spork?
A spork is almost exactly what is sounds like. It is a combination of a fork, and a spoon. It’s really simple math actually.
A spork is known for its ability to actually pick up and hold your food like a spoon, but with the added benefit of being able to spear your food to its death. The spork was actually created to eat candied fruits in the middle ages.
What foods should I eat with a spork?
In no particular order:
- Baked potatoes
- Mashed potatoes
- Ice cream
History of the spork:
400s – 1400s – The first semblance of the modern spork was used in the medieval ages.
1874 – A doctor named Samuel W. Francis filed a patent for a spork-like creation.
1909 – The spork first appeared in the dictionary.
1960s – The spork became a popular wedding gift and a must-have utensil.
1970 – The spork finally became trademarked.
2014 – Sporks are used predominately in fast food places like KFC.