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Mike Filigenzi


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Mon Mar 20, 2006 5:43 pm


Sacramento, CA

Re: Do you regularly buy food you are embarrassed by at the check out counte

by Mike Filigenzi » Fri Jun 16, 2006 12:55 pm

Randy R wrote:This thread inevitably brings a story to mind. I was standing in line behind a young person at the supermarket late at night in L.A. The cashier, when she saw the chocolate and Clearasil told the customer "That's a nice combination".

If I had to cop to something, it'd be Pringle's Gourmet - I buy them particularly because the can is way smaller since I can't avoid eating the whole thing at one sitting.

By definition, all Pringle's come in single-serving cans. Regardless of can size.

"People who love to eat are always the best people"

- Julia Child
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Barb Freda


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Wed Mar 22, 2006 9:04 am


Weston, Florida

Re: Do you regularly buy food you are embarrassed by at the check out counte

by Barb Freda » Sat Jun 17, 2006 10:12 pm

Now THAT made me laugh, Mike!

My ugly purchase is Banquet Frozen Beef Stroganoff (hey, didn't I just say that wasn't american? I'll bet you can't find this anywhere BUT America....)...FOR THE CROCKPOT.

It's like being too lazy to even use the crockpot. Plug the thing in. Dump in the contents of this bag. Cover, walk away...Oh, and sometimes I mix things up by getting Banquet Frozen Chix and dumplings for the crockpot.

Hey, the kids LOVE this stuff...although I'm not proud of that fact.


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