Is the delicacy a "donut" or "doughnut"? The latter spelling is as old as the pastries themselves, while the truncated "donut" spelling seems to lack a certain maturity. But spelled either way, the 'nuts are delicious.
Today, June 1, is National Doughnut Day, an American holiday started by the Salv ... More >>
A Flickr photo There are plenty of arbitrary, food-related holidays, but free doughnuuts? Now, that something to get excited about. Not everyone is celebrating National Donuts Day -- such local shops as Walton Donuts and Marty's 47th Street Donuts, along with the chain Winchell's Donut House, ... More >>
A Flickr PhotoHope my body is ready...
I'm sure you've had the date marked all year: Today is National Donut Day, an observance started by the Chicago Salvation Army in 1938 to honor the "lassies" of World War I - women volunteers who served donuts to soldiers behind the front lines in France.
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