May 30th, 2013
03:58 PM ET
When Sir Patrick Stewart found himself "a little hungover" Wednesday morning, he turned to a proven soak-up-the-alcohol meal: a slice of pizza.
But the moment was something of a milestone for the 72-year-old actor, who was indulging in his first ever slice of pizza.
He took part in the grand tradition of a slice post-drinks in New York and, even as a first-timer, exhibited the proper local folding technique:
Not that the actor doesn't know his way around a pizza - he has had the stuff before.
"To clarify," he tweeted Wednesday evening, "1) I've never had a 'slice' 2) I've been a Habs fan all of 4 weeks 3) I'm also a fan of [Mayor] Bloomberg's soda legislation."
As Stewart later explained to New York Magazine's Daily Intelligencer:
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