1/21/09

Water Ice?

Ok, so it may taste delicious but the name is just stupid! I am curious to see what TN folks call it but in Philly/Delaware area they called it water ice. My question has always been "what other kind of ice is there?"
There has been another term I just can't stand here in the south...ink pen! I asked a bunch of ladies here at a school function one time what an ink pen was compared to just a pen I was politely told it could be a cage for an animal. Now I can buy that since we have farms around us.
But water ice? Still not buyin' it!
But I might take the kids to the new store for what I call "Italian ice". Come and visit for yourself you will be sure to enjoy this northern delicacy I promise.

5 comments:

  1. According to my friend, they like to simply call it "happiness"! :) That just sounds all warm and fuzzy to me, and I am not a warm and fuzzy person, so I don't like it! Ice is much less friendly sounding!

    Whatever you call it, I am sure they appreciate the plug!

    Talk to you later!

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  2. Andrea1/22/2009

    We have "water ice" here in Jersey too!! I will have to research why it would be called that....

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  3. It is because people are generally retarded. ROFLMAO It is funny how the company doesn't even call it that!

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  4. I've always called it Italian Ice honestly....Yummy!

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  5. Being from Delaware, it's water ice for me. Whatever you call it, it's delicious!!! We are addicted to Rita's here. I think we go at least 3 or 4 times a week. You HAVE to try Fudge Brownie, it's the best. And Mistos are awesome, too!!!

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