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Some of you may know him from OLN’s The Liquidator, host of Kijiji’s Second-hand Van, or he’s probably sold you something you’re currently using at home. For a man that’s always on the move and making moves, we caught up with him to pick his brain on his favourite noods (noodles) spot, growing up in a Taiwanese family and how to be a full time “Opportunist” (as Dan would call himself). TEAMCHOMP: Can you tell us a little about yourself and what you do? Dan: My name is Daniel Fu

Hypebeasts are generally pretty easy to spot in the wild. Think about the times you’ve seen someone wearing a hoodie with a red box and “SUPREME” written inside ($800+ value) while strutting around like he’s a boss. One question I get asked a lot about hypebeasts, being a bit of one myself, is whether we wear these pieces because we genuinely love the quality, style and fit, or if it’s just for the branding. That question is what inspired this article because I wanted to tie together 2 things that

“Do you want to come to a chicken pot dinner?” Without the slightest idea that a “chicken pot” might be a real thing, I assumed that my friend was inviting me to eat chicken pot pie. It made sense. It was freezing cold outside and what better comfort food than a piping hot chicken pot pie? Well, not only did I learn that Taiwanese-style chicken hot pot is indeed a real thing, but I also found out that it’s the real deal if you’re looking for soul-warming food that can be shared

Growing up, one of my favourite things about the summertime was mobbing down to 7-Eleven with my friends to cash in the 2-for-1 slurpee coupons on the back of Z95.3FM bumper stickers (remember those?). No matter what stage of life you’re in, drinks with friends is always a good idea. Our choices nowadays are more so dominated by local craft beers (or wine if you’re fancy like that), but one of the best and most memorable food phases for me was the bubble tea boom in the late 90s-early 2000s. The funny thing