Frontier Former Editor

June 12, 2007

I’m reconsidering all those times I said I’d never live in Hawaii . . .

Filed under: Book em Dano, food, Hawaii, Spam Spam Spam — Frontier Former Editor @ 2:01 am

Hey, with my mp3 of the Ventures’ Hawaii Five-O theme and this, I damn well may move to the H.I. . . . .

Burger King ignites Spam war with rival

By JAYMES SONG, Associated Press Writer

Mon Jun 11, 2:46 AM ET

For many Americans, spam is a four-letter word for unwanted e-mail. In Hawaii, Spam is a beloved comfort food, with cans of the gelatinous pork bricks found in virtually every cupboard.

Hoping to cash in on Hawaii’s love affair with the pinkish meat product, Burger King Corp. last month began offering Spam for breakfast — going head-to-head with rival McDonald’s Corp., which has been featuring Spam in the islands for years.

Burger King is offering the Spam Platter — two slices of Spam nestled between white rice and scrambled eggs. The fast-food giant also offers the Croissanwich or Biscuit Sandwich with Spam.

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8 Comments »

  1. … but I thought the US Constitution had banned “cruel & unusual punishment” ….

    Was the Japanese attack on Pearl launched to secure supplies of this nutriment for their ever multiplying over-population ….

    Comment by G Eagle Esq — June 12, 2007 @ 11:56 am

  2. In Canada we prefer Klik. If I moved to Hawaii I would want to become an uber-haole and that could easily be accomplished by eating buckets of ‘mystery’ meat like Spam, spam, spam, spam…

    Comment by homo escapeons — June 13, 2007 @ 3:06 pm

  3. I hate tropical weather, and I hate salt water…but damn I love me some spam. And lychees.
    We can move there together, k?

    Comment by The Bagel of Everything — June 14, 2007 @ 11:13 am

  4. Spam covers a multitude of sins

    Comment by Frontier Former Editor — June 14, 2007 @ 11:30 am

  5. The Hawkgirl suit, by the way, is not a sin

    Comment by Frontier Former Editor — June 14, 2007 @ 2:44 pm

  6. Editor, you obviously haven’t seen the full size picture.

    😀

    (bagel, please don’t hut me, k?)

    Comment by jessecuster — June 14, 2007 @ 4:09 pm

  7. See entry 4

    Comment by Frontier Former Editor — June 14, 2007 @ 4:17 pm

  8. I would never “hut” you Jesse, whatever that is.

    Comment by The Bagel of Everything — June 15, 2007 @ 8:55 am


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