Meet the Doppelchanger

Chang, left; Chan, right.
Chang, left; Chan, right. Photo: Desperate ChefWives of NYC, Grand Street News

Were it April 1, and not May 1, we’d assume that Ed Levine was kidding with his discovery of a David Chang doppelgänger. And as if it weren’t enough that he looked like Chang, the doppelchanger’s name is David Chan. What are the odds? (Even Bruce Lee’s Bruce Li wasn’t really named Bruce Li.) But New York never runs out of surprises, and here’s one for all those people who felt that what New York needs is another David Chang. If we were Chan, we’d open Momofuko Ke and watch the lines form.

Meet David Chang’s Doppleganger: David Chan [Ed Levine Eats]