Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2005 14:38:57 -0700
Reply-To: David L Cassell <davidlcassell@MSN.COM>
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From: David L Cassell <davidlcassell@MSN.COM>
Subject: Re: OT: It must be (almost) Friday
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steven.raimi@GM.COM replied (in part):
>Completely separate (but it is Friday), the slicer company is
>named "Treif". If you know Yiddish, "treif" means non-kosher food (in
>practice, it also refers to junk food, viz. "You want some pork
>rinds?" "No, man, I don't eat that treif"). It's pronounced like tray
>with an f at the end.
A food slicer company named 'treif'? Now that's funny.
That's even better than jams and jellies named 'Smuckers'.
Remember their slogan: "With a name like Smuckers.. it sounds
like it should be sold in a plain brown wrapper." :-)
Okay, that's not quite their slogan...
David L. Cassell
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