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Daemon
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 12:00:00 AM
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Doughnuts or Donuts?

Regardless of how you spell this sweet, deep-fried treat—doughnut or donut—its origins remain a mystery. Some claim that Dutch settlers brought it to North America. Others maintain that a Danish sea captain impaled a fried cake on a wheel spoke to free his hands during a storm and, thus, invented the doughnut's hole. The two most common types are ring-shaped doughnuts and filled doughnuts, flattened spheres injected with a sweet filling. In what countries can you get a meat-filled doughnut? More...
ChristopherJohnson
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 4:42:18 AM

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I did not like Dunkin' Dounuts, by the way. It just happened so that I tasted them for the first time recently. They may be world-wide advertised, but still what I ate, tasted of some chemical stuff, like synthetic fruit essences.
monamagda
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 1:33:37 PM

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In Colombia we call them "SUEÑOS" (dreams), also in Brazil "SONHOS".......
they are not a true dream? I love it !!!


johnfl
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 2:40:00 PM

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Where do all the holes go?
James Zhang
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 3:53:30 PM

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hey..... stop making me hungry! (I will punch ANYONE who doesn't like Dunkin Donuts!!!!!!!!!)Not talking Not talking Not talking
James Zhang
Posted: Saturday, August 29, 2015 3:54:42 PM

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James Zhang wrote:
hey..... stop making me hungry! (I will punch ANYONE who doesn't like Dunkin Donuts!!!!!!!!!)Not talking Not talking Not talking
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