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


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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