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June 30th, 2008

Toast

Here’s something peculiar about me: I like bread for the most part, but I generally don’t like toast. Toast as a side with breakfast is a no-go for me. Something about the crunchiness of the bread and the melting butter just doesn’t work for me. Not alone, anyway.

However I do like toast in some situations like hot sandwiches. Then there’s enough flavor to offset the pure toasty toastness that I don’t mind it and even enjoy it.

I’ll stick to bread and butter. Or bread and jam.

Posted in Consumer Commentary

jk June 30, 2008, 3:08 pm

Really? I have so many recipes and family traditions involving toast, I could easily weird you out.

Toast is my friend.

Ryan July 1, 2008, 1:54 pm

That’s odd, Paul.

I’m going to look at you funny the next time we eat breakfast together.

Paul McAleer August 26, 2008, 5:21 pm

Streetband (lead singer Paul Young, yes the Paul Young) got to number 18 in the UK chart in Nov 1978 with a song called [a little bit of] Toast, thought Paul, or anyone else, might like to have a look at the lyrics. They can be found at the following address:
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20071108030248AAkKUb4

If you’re wondering yes it’s me back again, been away for a while, oh and I’ve found a number of other Paul McAleers in the meantime.

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