Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Fortune Cookies
by Toby Welch
Fortune cookies are mysterious bundles that usually come in cellophane-wrapped packages. The often-tasteless cookie has a slip of paper inside it, foretelling the eater's fortune or sharing a nugget of wisdom. Let's take a look at their history, fortune cookie trivia, how to make them, the story behind the numbers on the back, and a list of over 800 fortune cookie fortunes.