George, you are right. But, all that food on a cup photographs like, well, a cup.
In truth, it has changed, the effect of how popular 'plate lunch' has become has changed food somewhat. Plus, as I hope I conveyed, this was not meant to be authentic, it was meant to show cross-cultural influences. Your Loco Moco still exists, but, there are now variations. Chill Brah! You no grumpy.
I'm feeling bearish, and I'm packing a Wusthof Grand Brisket slicer from MABA
"perhaps...but then again...maybe not..."