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Funny Typo on Martha Stewart Show

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vafarmwife Apr 25, 2011 10:05 AM

"French Cooking with Chef Cedric Vongerichten"- chilled crap salad

Had to laugh when I saw this on my tv list today.

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    CodCakes Apr 25, 2011 12:17 PM

    Followed, perhaps, by the hot poup course?

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      rockycat Apr 26, 2011 06:32 AM

      Reminds me of my favorite menu typo. A wonderful restaurant in Flushing, NY for years featured an entire page of various preparations of "buffalo crap" (sic).

      Btw, their CARP dishes were all delicious.

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        Jolyon Helterman Apr 26, 2011 07:30 AM

        Similarly, the Times Square Ollie's Noodle Shop, 10 or 15 years ago, had an enormous blown-up menu as signage on its window, with Buffalo Crap listed as such several times in 72-point font. Ha! Thanks for the memory.

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          BobB Apr 27, 2011 07:09 AM

          What more can one expect in a town called Flushing?

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            rockycat Apr 27, 2011 07:26 AM

            {Rimshot} Thank you, folks. We'll be here all week!

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          jacquelyncoffey Apr 27, 2011 07:54 AM

          I saw that too, and the show was re-run the next day, and it was corrected. I guess somebody does pay attention to those descriptions once in a while. They are full of misspellings, drives me crazy!

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            Philly Ray Apr 27, 2011 10:05 PM

            Rick Bayless appears on a cooking show on PBS and the program guide once said he would be making "crap salpicon"

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              Sharuf Apr 29, 2011 03:08 AM

              Looks like something you'd find on a Chinese menu.

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