History of Mayonnaise




 
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Boots
 
May 9th, 2006  
tomtom22
 
 

Topic: History of Mayonnaise


Most people don't know that back in 1912, Hellmann's mayonnaise was manufactured in England. In fact, the Titanic was carrying 12,000 jars of the condiment scheduled for delivery in Vera Cruz, Mexico, which was to be the next port of call for the great ship after its stop in New York.

This would have been the largest single shipment of mayonnaise ever delivered to Mexico.
But as we know, the great ship did not make it to New York.

The ship hit an iceberg and sank, and the cargo was forever lost.
The people of Mexico, who were crazy about mayonnaise, and were eagerly awaiting its delivery, were disconsolate at the loss.

Their anguish was so great, that they declared a National Day of Mourning, which they still observe to this day.

The National Day of Mourning occurs each year on May 5th and is known, of course, as.................






SINKO de MAYO.



May 9th, 2006  
Italian Guy
 
 
*Members forcefully drag Tomtom away*
May 9th, 2006  
JulesLee
 
 
lol i thought this was funny.
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Boots
May 10th, 2006  
rotc boy
 
 
*shakes head*
May 10th, 2006  
MightyMacbeth
 
 
sinco de mayo? wait a second.. thats somnething that deals with Mexican histry!
May 11th, 2006  
armlesscadet
 
 
*shakes head* ok tom you gotta start setting limits on your jokes
May 11th, 2006  
Charge 7
 
 
Being an unremitting punster myself (note my reply to the "Where is Iraq?" thread), I really enjoyed this one.
January 7th, 2007  
Team Infidel
 
 
that's a good one
January 29th, 2009  
tomtom22
 
 
Bump........





got this one in my email again.
January 29th, 2009  
Balkan-MiG
 
 
Sinko de mayo

oh my god...

Youd think stealing organs would distract them 8)