Gizmodo has a neat article with Alton Brown where he gives you the skinny on several kitchen gadgets. As anyone who’s watched Good Eats knows, Brown is no fan of “unitaskers”, kitchen gadgets that can only do a single task. Here’s Alton’s take on the garlic press, for example:
There is absolutely no reason for a garlic press to exist. It is utterly completely magnificently useless.
Check out the rest of the article for some… good reads?