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Saturday -A Little Chilly

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, German Chocolate, Butterscotch, Very Berry and Lemon

Today's Special
Pecan Pie Special- Pecan Pies $16.99 (regularly 19.99)Limit 2

It is a little chilly today. Our pecan pies are on sale. How about picking up a pecan pie for a nice dessert later on with a cup of coffee. Oh and don't make it a regular cup-spice it up with some hazelnut, english toffee, or kaluha flavoring with one of our Da Vinci Syrups.

Today in History- Reported in the Dallas Morning News- George W. Bush who on this day assured a White House News Conference that the country was not recession bound.Ooops!


1759 Pope Clement XIII allows Bible to be translated into various languages
1778 Rhode Island General Assembly authorizes enlistment of slaves
1784 John Wesley charters Methodist Church
1849 The Gold Rush began regular steamship service to San Francisco
1933 James Watson and Francis Crick announce discovery of double helix DNA
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Friday-27th -Last Friday in February.

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, German Chocolate, Butterscotch, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today’s Special-Cheesecake Slices on sale $3.25 All Day (Limit 2)

Today in History
1827 1st Mardi Gras celebration in New Orleans
1844 Dominican Republic gains independence from Haiti (National Day)
1869 John Menard is 1st black to make a speech in Congress
1925 Hitler's resurrects NSDAP political party in Munich
1933 Nazis set fire to German parliament, blame it on Communists
1942 1st transport of French Jews to nazi-Germany
1957 Mao's speech "On Correct Handling of Contradictions Among People"
1962 South-Vietnam pres Ngo Dinh Diem's palace bombed, 1st US killed

OK, it is the 3rd day of lent, but you can always remember what a good time you had on Fat Tuesday.



This seems to be the month of “fascism par excellence” from hitler’s arrest and ressurection of his thugs, mussolini’s rise, and mao’s speech on “wholesale torture of tho…

If It's Thursday, It Must be Bagels....

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, German Chocolate, Butterscotch, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla


Bagel shipments come every Thursday.

Today’s Special
Brownie Special:Buy 2 brownies( any $3.49 item) for only $5.00( Limit 4)

Today in History- February 26th

1616 Spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
1924 Trial against Hitler in Munich begins
1930 1st red & green traffic lights installed (Manhattan NYC)


According to Adam Smith, the great economist, Education should be the ability to discriminate between the trash and the treasures. On this day history, Spain in 1616 and Germany in 1924 both missed the mark.
Spain-during the inquisition, delivers an injunction against Galileo- all because of his endorsement of the Copernican view that the sun is the center of universe and the earth makes an annual rotation around it. This radical thought threatened the church. The crime-apparently-any of form of thinking, was against the law. The next thin…

Wednesday-Come Shake up your Mid week -It's Shake Day

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Butter Brickle,Pistachio, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today in History

February 25, 2009
Today’s Special-Shake Day: All shakes are only $3.69 ($4.62 regularly)


1791 1st Bank of US chartered
1793 1st cabinet meeting (At George Washington's home)
1859 1st use of "insanity plea" to prove innocence
1862 Paper currency (greenbacks) introduced in US by Pres Abraham Lincoln
1910 Dali Lama flees Tibet from Chinese troop to British-Indies
1919 League of Nations set up by Paris Treaty
1932 Immigrant Adolf Hitler gets German citizenship






This was Germany's first big mistake-letting hitler in the country. The picture is actually Charlie Chaplin dressed as hitler. He wrote and starred in his own movie "The Great Dictator" where he created a parody that was radically anti-hitler and anti-fascist.There was great controversy when this picture was released because the United States was still at peace …
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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Butter Brickle,Pistachio, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today’s Special-Cone Day-All Yogurt Cones $2.08 ($2.27 after tax)

Blogger Special-Cherry Cordial Tin (regularly $37.99) 33% off-today-$25.45. Limit 2


After all, George Washington is known for chopping down the cherry tree. Well, he chopped down a few extra. Take advantage of this special on cherry cordial tins.

Today in History
1998 Elton John knighted

Births
1836 Winslow Homer, US, painter (Gulfstream)
1885 Chester Nimitz, US admiral (commanded Pacific fleet in WW II)
1955 Steven Jobs, co-founder (Apple Computer)
1956 Paula Zahn, Napperville Ill, news anchor (ABC, CBS This Morning)


And the Winners are...... Sugarfree and Great Taste

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Butter Brickle,Pistachio, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today’s Special-Buy 3 Gnu Bars and get a free $15.00 Yogurt Card

Yeah, I cannot compete with Kate Winslet, Ann Hathaway,or Angelina Jolie. But I can enjoy great desserts, bagels, and compete against the fat and sugar-ladened versions and still have great taste without all that bad stuff. Come check out the difference.

Today in History
1836 Alamo besieged by Santa Anna; entire garrison eventually killed
1896 Tootsie Roll introduced by Leo Hirshfield
1904 US acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10 milli
1919 Fascist Party forms in Italy by Benito Mussolini
1934 Casey Stengel becomes manager of Brooklyn Dodgers

Births
1940 Peter Fonda, actor (Easy Rider, Lilith, Wild Angels, Trip)

Peanut Butter and Jelly? Why Not!

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Butter Brickle,Pistachio, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today’s Specials-PB2 Day (regularly $7.99) Limit 4

Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches? Why not? PB2 cuts 85% of the fat from regular peanut butter and it is made up of ...well..peanuts. What's missing? The oil where most of the fat resides. So, why not have your peanut butter and jelly. We have some of the best No sugar added Fruit Spreads around.They are shipped all the way from Italy,Petosky Michigan.You get the idea. These are premium fruit butters and spread. We have everything from fig, marmalade,strawberry,plum, chestnut, blackcurrant They really enhance that peanut butter flavor. So, what are you waiting for? PB2 is on sale today!

Today in History
1855 Alice Freeman Palmer, educator (Hall of Fame)
1782 US congress resolves establishment of a US mint
1792 Congress passes Pres Succession Act
1885 Washington Monument dedicated (Wash DC)
1915 World…

Famous Day for Artists and Congressman to be Born

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Today's Yogurt Flavors
Chocolate Decadence, World Class Vanilla, Butter Brickle,Pistachio, Pina Colada, and Orange Vanilla

Today’s Special-Sierra deLite Bars-$3.49 ( Limit 2)

1792 US postal service created
1861 Dept of Navy of Confederacy forms
1864 Civil War battle of Olustee, Florida
1869 Tenn Gov W C Brownlow declares martial law in Ku Klux Klan crisis
1872 Metropolitan Museum of Art opens (NYC)
1873 U of Calif gets its 1st Med School (UC/SF)
1923 Christy Mathewson becomes pres of Boston Braves
1941 1st transport of Jews to concentration camps leave Plotsk Poland
1941 Nazis order Polish Jews barred from using public transportation
1944 Batman & Robin comic strip premieres in newspapers
1952 1st black umpire in organized baseball certified (Emmett Ashford)



Births
1902 Ansel Adams, photographer (1966 ASMP Award)
1924 Gloria Vanderbilt, don't my jeans look great (poor little rich girl)
1924 Sidney Poitier, actor (Porgy & Bess, A Raisin in the Sun) or 1927…