dantetheexplorer
Anonymous
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Smelling food causes weight gain now? What are your thoughts on this?

This study was done on mice. Not humans. Mice aren’t humans. Lots of things that cause or cure obesity in mice hasn't panned out in humans. If you read the paper, you'll find that... Food & Beverage

sheikalana
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Why is bubble tea so popular?

Bubble tea was first invented in Taiwan, during the 80s. It's popularity spread from Taiwan, through to the rest of East Asia, then through to Southeast Asia, and from there, through to the rest... Food & Beverage

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Anonymous
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What countries are safe for women to visit?

You can come to Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan, Macau... this part of the world. Children walk to school on their own without any worries. I remember I used to walk at least 2... Travel & Leisure

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Amber24
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How long does it take to get a U.S Resident visa?

Laughing Out Loud. That's not how visas work. You just can't decide that you want to move somewhere and someone hands you a visa. ESPECIALLY not in the US. If all it took was... Travel & Leisure

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Static_In_The_Attic
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Would You Eat 3D Printed Chicken Nuggets Or 3D Printed Food?

Sure. I use a 3D printer to make stuff, but obviously, when it comes to food, we're not using the same 3D printer for food compared to building plastic gadget. There's nothing to worry... Food & Beverage

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SoWhAt249
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How do foreigners choose their Chinese name in China?

A myriad of ways. Most decide to go with something that sounds similar, in Mandarin, to their English/non-Chinese names. This is Transliteration. The characters chosen often carry meaning.... Travel & Leisure

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el_Te_de_la_Rosa
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Do you marinate pork with egg?

I spent 3 years working in the kitchen of a very popular Cantonese restaurant, so I have done this too many times to count. The use of eggs to soften meat is a very common cooking technique... Food & Beverage

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BrotherFrost
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Do you prefer sweet or spicy food?

I have never cared for sweet food. I think the last time I ate ice-cream was two years ago, and then only a spoonful. The last time I drank Coca-Cola was when I was maybe ten or eleven.... Food & Beverage

DasKLore
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What's your #1 favorite Asian dish/food?

What you are referring to should be "American-Chinese" rather than "Chinese-American". American-Chinese: American = Adjective Chinese (Food) = Noun Thus, American is the Adjective that... Food & Beverage

smahala1991
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You have one hour to finish this ice cream concoction, could you do it? Or would you need friends?

I would not even attempt to do it, as I don't eat ice-cream. I would definitely enlist the aid of @AlienParasite though. She has a sweet tooth bigger than the size of Spain. Food & Beverage

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Anonymous
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True or false: everywhere in Japan is built up in some way and there’s no real vast rural areas?

Every country has rural regions. Japan is no different. Anyone who thinks Japan is just a country of cities has probably never set foot in Japan. Travel & Leisure

JimRSmith
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If you've transited through a country's airport, and not left the terminal, have you visited that country? Why or why not?

I believe the United States and Canada are the only countries on Earth where you have to pass through immigration to catch a connecting flight. It doesn't matter whether you're on transit - you... Travel & Leisure

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GuidoThePizzaMaker
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Who Else Enjoys Hot Sake?

I usually drink "Jokan" (slightly hot) or "Nurukan" (warm) sake, but unless I really go overboard, I usually keep it to a shot - or three. I think I drink more during winter, though, as I'm more... Food & Beverage

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JimRSmith
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What is the most common meat (of mammalian origin, so not chicken, duck etc) eaten in your country?

Pork is the most commonly eaten mammalian meat in China, South Korea, and, Japan. Strangely, in Australia, it's also pork. It used to be beef, but now it's pork. No doubt this had something... Food & Beverage

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MissSkirt
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Have you ever tasted authentic Chinese food?

I spent a couple of years working in the kitchen of a large Cantonese restaurant, and a Hong Kong dim sum restaurant, when I was in Australia, and both of them served authentic Chinese food.... Food & Beverage

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MissSkirt
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Do you like ice cream?

I don't like to eat sweet things, so I rarely eat ice-cream. I cannot remember the last time I ate ice-cream. I think it was last year (2018), in July, I think. In summer, I prefer 刨冰... Food & Beverage

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ZeussLightningBolt
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Would you eat fired Spam?

I don't eat spam and I don't eat hot dogs. But I read somewhere that spam has less ingredients in it than hot dogs. And spam is no more unhealthy than hot dogs. So if people are eating hot... Food & Beverage

Anonymous
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How do you hide your money and passport when travelling?

A lot of the answers to this question are joke answers. I would hazard a guess and say that some of them are written by people who have never traveled outside their own country. A good way... Travel & Leisure

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smahala1991
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You and three other G@gers have 2 hours to finish these ice Cream monstrosities. Who do you pick?

I don't eat ice-cream so I will ask @SuperTroll and @AlienParasite to consume these monstrosities for me. In return for their help, I will take pictures for them. Nice pictures of course. Food & Beverage

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Rawkstar26
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Have you ever had issues with alcohol?

Yes. I learned the hard way that it is not wise to consume alcohol on a long-haul flight. I've never repeated that mistake since! Food & Beverage

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