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Is a Hot Dog Day a Sandwich Day?

National Hot Dog Day is quickly approaching on Wednesday, July 18. Obviously, the question on everyone’s minds is “Is this sandwich day or not?” The word sandwich is defined as “an item of food consisting of two pieces of bread with meat, cheese, or other fillings between them, eaten as a light meal.” By definition a hot dog bun, while it can be ripped into two pieces, is only one piece of bread. But then this raises the question: What about a hoagie or sub bun? Those pieces of bread are usually connected on one side like a hot dog bun but we refer to them as a hoagie sandwich or a sub sandwich. So why is the debate always about hot dogs?

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The Hook, Hang Any Headset Anywhere

Are you always looking around your cab for your headset? Do you just seem to toss it around to a different place every time? If so, “The Hook” from Blue Tiger has you covered. This simple, light, handy device allows you to hang any headset anywhere. Look for a coupon for a FREE “The Hook” with the purchase of a Blue Tiger Elite headset at the UltraONE kiosk. “The Hook” was the thought-child of a professional driver, Eric Garry. He often noticed that his Blue Tiger headset was never conveniently located in his cab. In January 2015, he decided to approach Blue Tiger with his product idea. Blue Tiger found out Eric’s frustration was one shared by many professional drivers, so they decided to help bring Eric’s idea to life and offer it to drivers on the road.

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Happy 90th Anniversary Reese’s!

Happy 90th anniversary of the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups! To celebrate, Reese’s will be introducing the Reese’s Outrageous with Pieces. The Reese’s Outrageous with Pieces takes the Reese’s NutRageous and replaces the peanuts with flavor-packed mini Reese’s Pieces. It’s Reese’s Peanut Butter, Piece’s and caramel covered in that familiar Reese’s chocolate.

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