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"Because of Cubbie's support for our troops, we no longer serve french fries. We now serve freedom fries."

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He said the switch from french fries to freedom fries came to mind after a conversation about World War I when anti-German sentiment prompted Americans to rename foods like sauerkraut and frankfurter to liberty cabbage and hot dog.

That's not only jingoistically silly, it's wrong.

Replies: 6 Confessions

At least they're not letting the terorists win!!!

jima @ 02/19/2003 03:31 PM CST


Oh, and on the CNN version of this story, they replace the words "hot dog" with "liberty steak". ??!!?!?!?

jima @ 02/19/2003 04:35 PM CST


Elsewhere in North Carolina, ghosts is real.

jima @ 02/19/2003 04:37 PM CST


The Ghost Reseach Foundation? Sign me up!

elavil @ 02/19/2003 04:42 PM CST


hee hee reminds me of the mom in "better off dead" remember her?

amy beth @ 02/20/2003 09:31 AM CST


This is why I choose to avoid the South at any cost.

jhames @ 02/20/2003 10:26 AM CST


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