My dad mentioned that when living in the neighborhood I'm in these days, there was a bakery that had turkey shaped semolina loaves. So I bought one. It is the silliest purchase, but then I guess some people are into that.
I'm sure that this is a heretofore unexplored element of the immigrant experience. --- Willis, it seems like every other time you post, I need to look up a word that's in the OED or Urban Dictionary but not both. -Mimir
I don't think it's really that silly. People buy chocolate shaped into all sorts of things around Easter, right? So I think bread is another natural market to spread to.
I watched Hunger Games: Catching Fire last night. The irony of watching a movie titled as such on Thanksgiving Eve was not lost on me and my friends. --- http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v129/ukealii50/kylo.jpg - Thanks uke! http://img193.imageshack.us/img193/829/07kyloforce.png - Thanks Diyosa!
I was assimilating it into the same sort of use as "a cheese." Because I push the envelope of language, and I would've thought you'd be used to that by now. --- Willis, it seems like every other time you post, I need to look up a word that's in the OED or Urban Dictionary but not both. -Mimir