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The Most Fashionable Waffles Ever

Looking to make your waffles a little less home style and a little more Louis Vuitton? Well then, the Louis Vuitton waffle maker is just what you need to spruce up your outdated waffle wardrobe. Link Via Laughing Squid

Uncommon Uses of Common Kitchen Appliances

What? If you think that a waffle iron is only good for … well, you know, waffles, then this is the article for you! When Chowhound forum user thunderbug84 asked if there are any alternative [...]

Cinnamon Bun Waffles

Canned cinnamon bun dough can double as waffle batter. Who knew? Suzie Ridler opened a can of Pillsbury brand cinnamon buns, slapped the segments on her waffle iron, then poured the packet of icing on top when they were done cooking. Yummy! Link -via Tasteologie

FEMA Looks to Waffle House for Data

Craig Fugate, the current head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), knows a few things about how to assess damage in a disaster area. There’s hard data, and then there’s a sense of how things are, developed by experience. First, there is the well-known Saffir-Simpson Wind Scale. Then there is what he calls the “Waffle [...]

Map of the U.S. According to Number of Residents Per Waffle House

You know you’ve always wondered. Alas, we have no Waffle Houses in Iowa – it would appear that our allotment went mostly to Alabama, Mississippi and Georgia, where there are fewer than 200,000 residents per Waffle House. Artist Cat and Girl is selling an 11×14″ print of this enlightening map for $12 if you find [...]

Man Found Living on Top of Waffle House

An air conditioner technician in Augusta, Georgia, spotted something odd on the roof of the Gordon Highway Waffle House. A man was making his home atop the restaurant! Police and firefighters responded to the report. Another witness, Marvin Stone, says he “just pulled up to work, saw the fireman on the roof, saw a couple cops [...]

Pancake Art

Michael Goudeau’s Pancake Project is a compilation of his pancake, waffle, and toast art, as well as photos of user-submitted art. Pictured above is his “Leggo My Eggo.” Given the national Eggo shortage, this threat is a bit more serious. Link via Urlesque