Chinese takeout food lovers, you might want to sit down for this one.
If you've been breaking off the top end of your disposable chopsticks and simply throwing it out, or breaking through the top end without removing it at all, we have some alarming news for you--you're doing it wrong.
One Twitter user has shed light on the true purpose of that top end in a photo post. And now the Internet is freaking out.
I.... I never knew collapses onto floor crying pic.twitter.com/YSa6l7SN2F— TwiteraarTrash Panda (@bortofdarkness) February 9, 2016
I.... I never knew collapses onto floor crying pic.twitter.com/YSa6l7SN2F
As you can see, the top end doubles as a stand for your chopsticks, so you don't have to set them on the bare table or a napkin.
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