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Entry from February 11, 2006
“Horrifying Vegetarians Since 1980” (The Post House)
A memorable ad for The Post House restaurant featured a sharp knife with the slogan "Horrifying Vegetarians Since 1980."

The slogan has been taken/stolen by another restaurant establishment in another city, and different horrifying dates have been assigned by diferent websites.

28 E. 63rd
New York, NY 10021

Entrepreneur, Sept, 1998 by Jerry Fisher
One New York City steakhouse showed just such genius in a headline that humorously characterized its fleshy fare as "Horrifying Vegetarians Since 1947."

Some advertisements for New York City steakhouse Smith and Wollensky have used the tag line "Horrifying vegetarians since 1977."

23 May 1993, New York Times, pg. F10:
A recent ad for the Post House, for example, shows a long steak knife, with the headline, "Horrifying vegetarians since 1980."

4 June 1993, New York Times, pg. A20:
Horrifying Vegetarians Since 1980
The Post House
New York City
28 East 63rd Street between Park and Madison Avenues.

Goods and Services IC 042. US 100 101. G & S: Restaurant, including catering, services. FIRST USE: 19960101. FIRST USE IN COMMERCE: 19961030
Mark Drawing Code (1) TYPED DRAWING
Design Search Code
Serial Number 75571750
Filing Date October 16, 1998
Current Filing Basis 1A
Original Filing Basis 1A
Published for Opposition July 6, 1999
Registration Number 2281711
Registration Date September 28, 1999
Owner (REGISTRANT) Boss Hawg's Barbeque & Catering Co. CORPORATION KANSAS 2833 S.W. 29th Topeka KANSAS 66614
Attorney of Record THOMAS E WRIGHT
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Posted by Barry Popik
Restaurants/Bars/Coffeehouses/Food Stores • Saturday, February 11, 2006 • Permalink

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