Hot Dogs for the Holidays

This year, the Internet and social media lit up when Oscar Mayer made the bold declaration that a hot dog is indeed a sandwich and challenged people to convince them otherwise. And the brand wasn’t alone in its proclamation, either. Last month, the food company Jimmy Dean went as far as launching a petition asking famous dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster to change the definition of the word ‘sandwich’ by getting rid of the part that says “slices of bread”. As the debate over whether or not a hot dog is a sandwich continues, one of the latest people to give their...

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The Great Hot Dog Debate May Be Over

Last month, we mentioned a debate going on where a bunch of different celebrities was asked whether they believed a hot dog is a sandwich. The colorful responses largely agreed that a hot dog is not a sandwich, with a few people like EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony) winner Rita Moreno believing that a hot dog is “absolutely” a sandwich. But then what happens when one of the most well-known makers of hot dogs in the world chooses to agree with Rita Moreno? Indeed, none other than Oscar Mayer recently declared that the hot dog is indeed a sandwich,...

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Remembering Those Who Have Served

Happy November, everyone! This month, we celebrate the start of the holiday season, having great food with close friends and loved ones during Thanksgiving, and also recognizing the many brave individuals that have served in the United States Armed Forces on Veterans Day. Held every year on November 11, Veterans Day is often confused with Memorial Day. While Memorial Day also focuses on men and women in the Armed Forces, Veterans Day honors the service of all military veterans, while Memorial Day is meant to remember the veterans that have passed away. There is also the lesser known Armed Forces...

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