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Date: 04/12/12 01:17 PM

26 Responses to Remember When Donuts Were Called Donuts? [Pic]

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    3MM@ Female 13-17
    256 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:02 pm
    Link: Remember When Donuts Were Called Donuts? - What do you expect from a bakery that spells `shop` as `shoppe?`
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    Rex_Podicum Male 30-39
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    April 12, 2012 at 1:25 pm
    And do *you* remember when donuts were called "doughnuts"?
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    andynaylor Male 18-29
    239 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:26 pm
    I don`t remember Donuts... but I definitely remember Doughnuts. Damned Americans and your being too lazy to spell things.
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    5Cats Male 50-59
    30896 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:32 pm
    Over the top? Yup!
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    MacGuffin Female 30-39
    2602 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:36 pm
    "Glazed yeast raised ring" sounds like a medical diagnosis of an embarrassing personal problem, not a scrummy confection.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25350 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:40 pm
    Its a donut for a sir
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    DingDingDong Male 30-39
    1511 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 1:54 pm
    Actually it`s Doughnut.
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    Suicism Male 18-29
    3625 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 2:14 pm
    Remember when Donuts were called Doughnuts? Oh, and I just read your post andynaylor. That`s one critique of Americans that I can concur with.
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
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    April 12, 2012 at 2:52 pm

    They forgot to mention it`s fried.

    Glazed fried yeast raised ring.
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    CaptKangaroo Male 50-59
    2285 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 2:59 pm
    @ MacGuffin- more often than not, your comments crack me up- my wife thinks you are a hoot as well.
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    freddyferret Male 40-49
    11744 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 3:00 pm
    Call it whatever you want, just give me a dozen and half gallon of chocolate milk.
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    darkmagic14n Male 18-29
    1625 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 3:08 pm
    looks like Randall`s packaging (Safeway up north?), if you`ve ever shopped in those stores, they try to make it upscale. "donuts" is what poor people eat...
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    Rawrg Male 18-29
    934 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 3:20 pm
    Hipster bakery...
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    FontFace Male 18-29
    90 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 4:41 pm
    Maybe there`s too much bug parts to legally call them donuts.
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    IRockYeah Male 40-49
    2619 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 6:07 pm
    You can go to any sleazy bar and pick up a yeast ring there.
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    tacks Female 18-29
    155 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 10:00 pm
    Remember when `donuts` were spelled `doughnuts`? Or is it a Canadian thing?
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    OldOllie Male 60-69
    15845 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 10:31 pm
    I`m so old, remember when they were called "doughnuts."
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    casidhe Female 40-49
    62 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 11:08 pm
    Sheesh ! What would they call sultana bread ?... yeast raised dough loaf with inserted dried grapes !!!!
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    beternal Male 18-29
    2589 posts
    April 12, 2012 at 11:33 pm
    No, they`ve been called `donuts` ever since Noah Webster (dictionary dude) rewrote the American dictionary because he knew the Yanks were retards. Hence why particular words (e.g. coloUr) were rewritten in an easier way :-)

    True story!
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    Corpsecrank Male 30-39
    930 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 1:15 am
    Because those are a yeast ring and a donut or however you feel it should be spelled is what is now called a cake donut and there is a huge difference. I don`t like those and they used to be called glazed donuts but I like the fact they are not called a donut now because to me they aren`t one only the cake donut is worthy of the name.
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    Nickel2 Male 50-59
    5880 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 2:37 am
    You are all misinterpreting this label, It is a health warning.
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    lisalezah Female 18-29
    255 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 4:56 am
    Ah yes, the humble doughnut
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    lostinkorea Female 30-39
    3727 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 9:06 am
    WHO in the heck eat crap like that??????
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    lawndartsftw Male 40-49
    1811 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 10:55 am
    @randall14. Up here, Safeway has the rep of being the rich man`s grocery store...upscale, stuffy, in-store Starbucks, etc. and their prices tend to reflect this....
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    Grendel Male 40-49
    5639 posts
    April 13, 2012 at 11:31 am
    AKA: Yeast-rised, Deep-Fried, Sugar-Coated Toroids.
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    HAHAyousuk Male 18-29
    153 posts
    April 17, 2012 at 1:22 am
    is it driving anyone else crazy that there`s no - between yeast and raised?

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