A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from June 11, 2021
“The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore”

“Sweetbread” is not “sweet bread.” A joke was posted on Twitter by GlennyRodge on October 3, 2015:
   
“The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore.”
   
   
Wikipedia: Sweetbread
Sweetbread is a culinary name for the thymus (also called throat, gullet, or neck sweetbread) or pancreas (also called stomach, belly or gut sweetbread), typically from calf (ris de veau) and lamb (ris d’agneau). The “heart” sweetbreads are more spherical in shape, while the “throat” sweetbreads are more cylindrical in shape. As the thymus is replaced by fibrous tissue in older animals, only pancreatic sweetbreads come from beef and pork. Like other edible non-muscle from animal carcasses, sweetbreads may be categorized as offal, fancy meat, or variety meat.
 
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GlennyRodge
@GlennyRodge
The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore.
3:39 AM · Oct 3, 2015·Twitter for iPad
         
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A Happy Teddy Bear
@JonTwinkletoes
The person that named sweetbreads, shouldn’t be allowed to name stuff anymore.
11:49 AM · Feb 14, 2016·TweetDeck
 
The Standup’s Daily Gag Feed
#1575
Posted by thegagster1 on January 26, 2018
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The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore.
     
Twitter
GlennyRodge
@GlennyRodge
The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore.
5:06 AM · Dec 27, 2019·Twitter for iPad
   
Twitter
GlennyRodge
@GlennyRodge
The person who named sweetbreads isn’t allowed to name stuff anymore.
3:53 PM · Mar 2, 2021·Twitter for iPad
   
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WSⱯꓛꓤⱯS ꓨNIꓥIꓶ
@SarcasmLiving
The guy who named sweetbreads,  is not allowed to name stuff anymore.
11:16 PM · Jun 9, 2021·TweetCaster for Android
 
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Fun Fact.
The guy who named sweetbreads,  is not allowed to name stuff anymore.
Joke by Chunkyfunky in Wordplay - Wordplay · June 10, 2021 12:57 AM
 
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Bob Kostic
@causticbob
Fun Fact.
The guy who named sweetbreads,  is not allowed to name stuff anymore.
6:46 PM · Jun 10, 2021·Twitter Web App

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