Because the UK Royal Navy's Astute class nuclear powered submarines can purify their own air and water and run on nuclear fuel, that the endurance is only limited to 90 days due to breakfast storage capacity for 18,000 sausages and 4200 Weetabix en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ast…
Berliners love the "currywurst", a sausage topped with curry ketchup, so much, that there have been commemorative coins, novels, plays and movies honoring its invention. By tradition, every candidate for mayor must be photographed in front of a currywurst stand. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cur…
Sausage sizzles are public sausage barbecues generally held either as free community events or as fundraisers that have become a recognised and expected addition to polling booths at Australian elections. The sausages at these events have been nicknamed "Democracy Sausages". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sau…
In 19th-century France, it was a symbol of free thinking to hold a sausage-eating party on Good Friday. officeholidays.com/facts/…
It’s Australian tradition to eat sausages at polling places on election day called Democracy Sausages. For many communities, this is the biggest fundraising event of the year. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dem…
In WW1, the German military ramped up zeppelin production to the point that Germany ceased production of sausages because the intestinal linings of cows that were used in sausages were required to make the skins of the zeppelins’ hydrogen chambers. history.com/news/londons-…
Sausages have been commonly referred to as "dogs" since the 1800s due to a belief that sausage makers used dog meat in their sausages. Consumption of dog meat was common in Germany up to the early 1900s so these suspicion was "occasionally justified". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hot…
Oklahoma is the only state to have an official state meal (not just a state food). It consists of squash, cornbread, fried okra, BBQ pork, grits, biscuits, sausage and gravy, corn, chicken-fried steak, black-eyed peas, strawberries, and pecan pie. okgazette.com/oklahoma/ok…
A butcher in Vienna, Austria made Sausages he learnt in Frankfurt, Germany, changing the recipe slightly and called them "Frankfurter". It got so famous that the world (including Germany) calls them Wiener now apart from the people in Austria who call it Frankfurter. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fra…
Oklahoma and Louisiana both have an official state meal; The official state meal of Oklahoma consists of fried okra, cornbread, barbecue pork, squash, biscuits, sausage and gravy, grits, corn, strawberries, chicken fried steak, pecan pie, and black-eyed peas. statesymbolsusa.org/symbo…
The world's longest sausage was 39 miles long. It was made in a tent in a Romanian parking lot. guinnessworldrecords.com/…
After firefighters saved piglets from a barn fire, 6 months later the farmer sent them sausages made from the piglets as a thank you gift theguardian.com/environme…
'Democracy sausage' is the Australian term for sausage sandwiches sold at polling booths. In 1989 the liberal party leader was accused of bribing voters with democracy sausages after wearing a BBQ hat and apron and "being involved in the dissemination of sausages" at an election campaign. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dem…
Lab-grown meat has been made from living animal biopsies, fresh meat, cell banks, or feather roots & has been made from muscle, fat, or stem cells. Cells go into a vat of culture medium to proliferate into meat cell mush; patties & sausages have been created but fillets have not yet been made. theguardian.com/food/2020…
The Mongols had a unique way of slaughtering animals. The animal was laid on its back, restrained, chest cut open and aorta torn, causing deadly internal bleeding. The process would keep all of the blood inside of the carcass. Then internal organs were removed and blood drained out for sausages. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soc…
[] that the Muppets first big break was on The Jimmy Dean Show (the sausage guy) from 1963-66. Rowlf the dog had a 7-10 minute spot with Jimmy every episode. Jim Henson was so grateful he offered Dean 40% of the Muppets, but he turned it down saying he didn't earn it. muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Th…
Willem Kolff created the first dialysis machine in the Netherlands during WWII. Lacking materials, he used sausage casings, tin cans, a washing machine, and salt water. He also saved more than 800 people from the Nazis by hiding them in his hospital. And he later invented the artificial heart. nytimes.com/2009/02/13/he…
Switzerland is mostly Lutheran because Lutheran priests allowed the population to eat sausages during fasting period en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aff…
Wolfsburg's Volkswagen factory is not only one of the world's largest automotive factories but also produces sausages. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wol…
A Fresno County man was arrested in 2008 after allegedly entering a home, throwing seasoning in one man’s face, then hitting a second man several times with an 8 inch sausage. He then ran into a nearby orchard, clad only in boxer shorts and a tank top. He also is accused of stealing $900. fresnobee.com/news/local/…
That Volkswagen produces it's own sausages with its own 'part number' as well en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vol…
Otto von Bismarck challenged a scientist to a duel, but backed out after learning that his opponent choose to fight with two pork sausages, one infected with roundworm. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rud…
It’s Australian tradition to eat sausages at polling places on election day called Democracy Sausages. For many communities, this is the biggest fundraising event of the year. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dem…
Volkswagen sells more sausages than cars, sold under the "Volkswagen original parts" number 199398500a, the currywusrt has been available for 45 years now fortune.com/2016/02/19/vo…
Jack Link's doesn't refer to sausage links, but an actual guy from Wisconsin named "Jack Link" who still owns the company today. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jac…
Sundae is a type of blood sausage in Korean cuisine. It is a popular street food in both North and South Korea, generally made by steaming cow or pig's intestines stuffed with various ingredients. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sun…
Today I learned of the word "Charcuterie" which is the branch of cooking devoted to prepared meat products, such as bacon, ham, sausage, terrines, galantines, ballotines, pΓ’tΓ©s, and confit, primarily from pork. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cha…
The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council (NHDSC) says it is unacceptable to place ketchup on your hot dog after the age of 18. Mustard, relish, onions, cheese and chili are acceptable. hot-dog.org/culture/hot-d…
The National Hot Dog and Sausage Council etiquette guide advises that any condiments remaining on your fingers should be licked away with the exception of ketchup, which has no business being on your hot dog at all if you are over 18. hot-dog.org/culture/hot-d…
Hot dogs are not sandwiches according to the National Hot Dog and Sausage Council hot-dog.org/press/nationa…
Hunter S. Thompson's breakfast consisted of - 4 Bloody Marys, 2grapefruits, a pot of coffee, Rangoon crΓͺpes, a 1/2 pound of either sausage, bacon, or corned-beef hash with diced chilies, a Spanish omelette or eggs Benedict, a quart of milk, a chopped lemon, 2 margaritas & 6 lines of cocaine theatlantic.com/entertain…
Oklahoma's state meal is chicken-fried steak, barbecued pork, fried okra, squash, cornbread, grits, corn, sausage with biscuits and gravy, black-eyed peas, strawberries, and pecans. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
The US military has a modified version of the M1 Abrams tank called the M1150 Assault Breacher Vehicle that can plow through minefields with ease and launch a rocket propelled "explosive sausage" capable of destroying barricades in an area the size of a football field (the M58 MICLIC). youtu.be/WmvG_CMsge4
The owner of Ray's Sausages spent $30,000 to combat the foul smell said to be coming from his sausage shop. It was then discovered that the smell was coming from next door, where a serial killer had stored the rotting corpses of his victims nbcnews.com/id/43551166/n…
Alheira de Mirandela, a kosher bread sausage was invented in Portugal to help hide Jews from the Spanish inquisition. Jews had fled to Portugal from Spain & pretended to be Catholic, Catholic homes hung preserved meat sausages from the rafters, & Jews were conspicuous for their missing sausages bbc.com/travel/story/2017…
Hormel's "Spam" is so popular in Hawaii it has debuted it's "Portugese Sausage", "Black Pepper", and "Teriyaki" flavors at the Waikiki Spam Jam, an annual Honolulu street festival devoted to spam. "Honey Spam", "Spam and Bacon", and "Hot and Spicy Spam" are only available in Hawaii. wikipedia.org/wiki/Spam_(…
Volkswagen makes its own sausages. While some of them are made for consumption in factory cafeterias, they are also sold in grocery stores under the β€œVolkswagen Originalteil" ("genuine part") brand as item 199 398 500 A. In 2017, the Volkswagen brand had more sausages than cars made for it. newsroom.vw.com/company/m…
The word botulism comes from the latin "botulus", meaning sausage. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bot…
Volkswagen sells sausages and ketchup. It is also their best selling product, selling millions more than their cars. independent.co.uk/news/bu…
The British slang for sausages is "Banger" because of WWI food shortages. Meat shortages forced sausages to be made with high water content, causing them to burst when being cooked, hence the name. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ban…
Volkswagen sells more sausages than cars. newsroom.vw.com/company/m…
The gas cells of early zeppelins were made from cow intestines. It took two hundred and fifty thousand cows to make one airship. During WW1, Germany and its allies ceased production of sausages so that there would be enough cow guts to make zeppelins. newyorker.com/magazine/20…
. A company named Ray's Sausage spent over $20,000.00 in improvements to their sausage making business due to constant complaints for causing foul odors, but the odors were actually from the rotting victims of serial killer Anthony Sowell. cleveland.com/morris/inde…
Volkswagen also produces sausages and that their sausages sell better than their cars. cnet.com/roadshow/news/vo…
Botulinum toxin, the toxin that Botox is derived from, would take 0.00008mg to kill me, 2kg to kill everyone on the planet, considered the deadliest known toxin on earth, the most expensive substance ever made at Β£100 trillion per kilo and was first discovered in poorly prepared sausages. bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-2…
So much cow intestines were used in the production of German zeppelins that sausages were banned theguardian.com/lifeandst…
During WWI, the envelopes used in German zeppelins were made out of millions of sausage casings fused together ediblegeography.com/the-l…
That, in addition to Father Christmas, Icelanders are visited by the 13 Yule Lads (including Sausage-Swiper, Spoon-Licker, & Door-Sniffer), as well as their giant pet cat JΓ³lakΓΆtturinn, who eats children who don't receive new clothes for Christmas. smithsonianmag.com/smart-…
The Volkswagen headquarter in Wolfsburg, Germany has its own butcher shop making sausages for sale and the employee canteen, they produced 7.2 million sausages in 2015 meaning Volkswagen produced more sausages than cars. fortune.com/2016/02/19/vo…
In Medieval Germany, peasants believed in a magical land called β€œCockaigne”, or β€œschlaraffenland”, where you could grab pork sausage off of trees or have cooked fish swim out of a beer river and onto your plate. This tale stuck and motivated the working class; in fact, it’s still told today! worldwidewords.org/weirdw…

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