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Dave 11-19-2009 04:08 PM

Don't look for many "leggo my eggo" commercials any time soon. Kellogg's doesn't need them because they are struggling with a nationwide shortage of the frozen waffles for various reasons. It may take until June of next year to recover. Read more (if you really care) here

f-mattox 11-19-2009 04:55 PM

OMG! It's the end of life as we know it.

billybuzzy 11-19-2009 08:20 PM

It's absolutely and totally wAFFLE!!!!


Dave 11-19-2009 08:28 PM

I have to say, when I was working shifts at ye olde nuclear plant convenience foods like Eggo waffles were a welcome thing. It's 0300 and you are 9 hours into your shift and have 3 hours left. A couple of waffles and syrup made a good meal. (Well, I'd have some sausage links too).

Sonny V 11-19-2009 09:08 PM

Don't they serve those on Carnival ships?

f-mattox 11-19-2009 09:25 PM

Oh boy; 12 hour shifts! I did that for 4 years, plant security, 19:00-07:00. A couple of times a week they would call at 06:45 to say my relief had called off and could I stay another 8. I became a frozen food aficionado.

billybuzzy 11-20-2009 06:45 AM


Don't they serve those on Carnival ships?
They used to but RCCL took over the contract from Kellogg's and filled the ships stores for the new Oasis where passengers can purchase them for $2.50 each on the Boardwalk, the syrup is additional!

Carnival now serves store brand!!!


Dave 11-20-2009 07:04 AM

I think they all serve store brand waffles.

I just found two boxes of Eggos in our freezer. I may put them on eBay!

Dave 11-20-2009 07:06 AM

And I thought I was being funny about the eBay thing. Look here

billybuzzy 11-20-2009 07:17 AM

I have a dessert collection in my freezer, I have a wonderful frozen strawberry shortcake left over from 1975 - I wonder if I should offer it up for bid on Ebay???

Any takers???


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