“The frying-pan has awful sins to answer for. What untold horrors of dyspepsia have arisen from its smoky depths, like the ghosts from witches' caldrons!”
Christopher Crowfield (Harriet Beecher Stowe)
'House and Home Papers' (1865)
“The French fried potato has become an inescapable horror in almost every public eating place in the country. ‘French fries,’ say the menus, but they are not French fries any longer. They are a furry-textured substance with the taste of plastic wood.”
Russell Baker, N.Y. Times columnist
“What would life be without arithmetic, but a scene of horrors?”
Rev. Sydney Smith, Letter to a young lady. July 22, 1835
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