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  -So what's with Olive Garden? HawkeyeX  Oct-11-08 11:56 PM   #0 
  - Heavy contributers to the GOP  WatchWhatISay   Oct-11-08 11:58 PM   #1 
  - Unfortunately it's a small price to pay  dubeskin   Oct-12-08 12:02 AM   #3 
  - Really?  bookman   Oct-12-08 12:22 AM   #15 
  - Glad you said it.  illuminaughty   Oct-12-08 12:29 AM   #17 
  - Where in Italy?  beac   Oct-12-08 01:09 AM   #25 
  - Rome. I can barely stand to type the word  illuminaughty   Oct-12-08 10:37 PM   #82 
  - Same here  conscious evolution   Oct-12-08 11:47 AM   #50 
  - I too grew up in Northern NJ and married into an Italian  lazyriver   Oct-14-08 01:29 PM   #114 
  - Olive Garden is not Italian food  LostinVA   Oct-12-08 09:57 AM   #42 
  - It's Darden  JNelson6563   Oct-12-08 09:52 AM   #41 
     - One of the companies I worked for did some work for Darden.  moriah   Oct-13-08 04:29 AM   #94 
  - OK. Cross Olive Garden off my list...  HawkeyeX   Oct-12-08 12:00 AM   #2 
  - ask in the lounge  Kali   Oct-12-08 12:02 AM   #4 
  - I remember that!  renate   Oct-12-08 12:10 AM   #9 
  - Oddly, my friend and I used to eat lunch there a lot..back when they had good breadsticks  SoCalDem   Oct-12-08 12:44 AM   #22 
  - just horrible taste, that's all  Saint Etienne17   Oct-12-08 12:54 PM   #57 
  - Now things are starting to make sense...  Kittycat   Oct-12-08 12:13 AM   #12 
     - It was based on an epic 1000+reply flame war  conscious evolution   Oct-12-08 11:54 AM   #51 
        - Different flame war...  crispini   Oct-12-08 03:20 PM   #69 
        - You've confused the "Olive Garden" and "Chicken" Flame Wars.  mycritters2   Oct-12-08 11:48 PM   #87 
        - Different flame war  Jamastiene   Oct-13-08 05:21 AM   #97 
           - Thanks for the correction.  conscious evolution   Oct-13-08 08:50 AM   #102 
              - Oh, the Laura Branigan Flame War was brutal.  Jamastiene   Oct-13-08 06:46 PM   #110 
  - Olive Garden is better than fast food, but not by much.  Swamp Rat   Oct-12-08 12:03 AM   #5 
  - Now you got me hungry!  BeatleBoot   Oct-12-08 12:08 AM   #8 
     - some of dis...  Swamp Rat   Oct-12-08 12:11 AM   #10 
        - You're killing me  BeatleBoot   Oct-12-08 12:13 AM   #13 
           - We live to eat here.  Swamp Rat   Oct-12-08 12:17 AM   #14 
              - etouffe and gumbo, yes, can't get enough - but crawfish? what a waste...  TankLV   Oct-12-08 12:29 AM   #16 
              - Heretic!  Swamp Rat   Oct-12-08 12:34 AM   #19 
              - Years ago I was at a dinner party and the Louisiana-born hostess made  FKA MNChimpH8R   Oct-12-08 01:16 AM   #29 
              - I used to work at the Crawdaddy's in Nashville.  johnaries   Oct-12-08 02:02 AM   #33 
              - Pfft  sniffa   Oct-13-08 04:46 AM   #95 
              - I'll take 'em then!  MorningGlow   Oct-12-08 10:16 AM   #46 
              - I have only had crawfish once, but  HereKittyKitty   Oct-13-08 04:21 AM   #93 
              - OMG, this is looking like the new Chicken Flour vs.Corn Flake war.  Jamastiene   Oct-13-08 05:23 AM   #98 
              - Mmmmmm  illuminaughty   Oct-12-08 12:33 AM   #18 
              - Yes indeed!  Swamp Rat   Oct-12-08 12:35 AM   #20 
              - It looks like those bugs got all the food and turned red.  gulliver   Oct-12-08 10:12 AM   #45 
              - If there was a decent Cajun/Creole  Enthusiast   Oct-12-08 01:59 PM   #64 
  - $Dennys++ with italian food /nt  Clovis Sangrail   Oct-12-08 12:04 AM   #6 
  - i make my own, i grew up in boston in a city that has mostly italian people  chimpsrsmarter   Oct-12-08 12:06 AM   #7 
  - There's nothing wrong with it. Food snobs like to poke fun.  Common Sense Party   Oct-12-08 12:12 AM   #11 
  - what if it tastes like the $1.49 Prince-a-roni product at the Circle K?  foo_bar   Oct-12-08 02:14 AM   #35 
     - So you're one of them food snobs.  Common Sense Party   Oct-12-08 07:12 PM   #76 
     - sorry, I was addressing people who can read.  foo_bar   Oct-12-08 09:37 PM   #80 
        - I have two sons that both work at Olive Garden.  Ikonoklast   Oct-12-08 11:36 PM   #84 
           - thanks for the thoughtful reply  foo_bar   Oct-13-08 03:34 AM   #89 
     - Yipes.  ElboRuum   Oct-13-08 01:21 PM   #105 
  - Gotta be a little careful at the ol' Olive Garden...  mwalker   Oct-12-08 12:41 AM   #21 
  - gathering yeasties  realisticphish   Oct-12-08 01:47 PM   #61 
  - Olive Garden's Italian food is as authentic as Taco Bell's Mexican food.  SurferBoy   Oct-12-08 12:48 AM   #23 
  - Best comment of the thread.  ColbertWatcher   Oct-12-08 01:04 AM   #24 
  - real mexican is gross to me... i live in texas and every once in a while you will  prayin4rain   Oct-12-08 01:14 AM   #28 
  - Menudo  charlie   Oct-12-08 01:35 AM   #31 
  - I tried mole once. Just once.  johnaries   Oct-12-08 02:34 AM   #37 
  - Yeah, Piscopo's best character.  charlie   Oct-12-08 02:41 AM   #39 
  - They wouldn't dare use that joke these days  DS1   Oct-12-08 03:16 PM   #68 
  - that is like saying you tried wine once  Kali   Oct-12-08 03:11 PM   #65 
  - Great movie! I quoted it once at a party  JVS   Oct-13-08 03:54 AM   #91 
  - Mole is SO GOOD  XemaSab   Oct-13-08 01:40 PM   #106 
  - menudo (red) is not food, it is a hangover remedy  Kali   Oct-12-08 03:13 PM   #66 
  - Well stated  XOKCowboy   Oct-12-08 12:25 PM   #53 
  - I don't really care who they give their money to  NeedleCast   Oct-12-08 01:10 AM   #26 
  - man, I love Long John Silvers!!  harmonicon   Oct-12-08 12:45 PM   #54 
  - Long John Silvers is ten times better than the Olive Garden  Saint Etienne17   Oct-12-08 12:57 PM   #58 
     - you don't have to tell me!!  harmonicon   Oct-12-08 01:19 PM   #59 
  - I care who they give MY money to!  WatchWhatISay   Oct-12-08 06:13 PM   #72 
  - I love Long John Silvers  carlyhippy   Oct-13-08 07:27 AM   #100 
  - Just don't eat the 'unlimited salad.' My husband worked at one in high school and tells HORROR  beac   Oct-12-08 01:11 AM   #27 
  - My mom used to worked for McDonalds and she tells me horror stories of  vanderRock   Oct-12-08 11:34 AM   #48 
  - that could be anywhere, though.  jaredh   Oct-12-08 11:37 PM   #85 
  - I don't go to Olive Garden any more. The one near me is loud and sloppy.  obiwan   Oct-12-08 01:32 AM   #30 
  - Then you've never been to Macaroni's Grill.  johnaries   Oct-12-08 01:55 AM   #32 
  - Olive Garden is o.k. but no culinary feet.  mackerel   Oct-12-08 02:14 AM   #34 
  - Believe it or not, I just got back from driving a total of four hours for no other reason than  Herdin_Cats   Oct-12-08 02:31 AM   #36 
  - Fuck the gop and their goppy food!  lonestarnot   Oct-12-08 10:03 AM   #43 
  - I thought Olive Garden was OK until I lived in NYC for a while,  Beregond2   Oct-12-08 02:36 AM   #38 
  - Even wierder is people going into Bubba Gump's on Times Square  FarCenter   Oct-12-08 09:16 AM   #40 
  - The snobs here like to proclaim their superiority to the Teeming Unwashed Masses  QC   Oct-12-08 10:08 AM   #44 
  - Just sometimes?  Blue State Native   Oct-12-08 11:28 AM   #47 
  - Some of us snobs are Italian  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-12-08 11:35 AM   #49 
  - Sorry, but I grew up in a blue collar family...  yibbehobba   Oct-12-08 12:01 PM   #52 
  - Worse is a matter of opinion.  bbernardini   Oct-12-08 03:15 PM   #67 
     - You live in NJ, right?  LostinVA   Oct-12-08 08:40 PM   #78 
        - PA, actually, but that's not the point.  bbernardini   Oct-14-08 10:43 AM   #113 
  - I dump on Olive Garden because I can make better Italian at home  LostinVA   Oct-12-08 08:39 PM   #77 
  - Ditto.  bezdomny   Oct-12-08 11:24 PM   #83 
  - No kidding.  jaredh   Oct-12-08 11:41 PM   #86 
  - Hey, I got a new stove IN THE KITCHEN today  XemaSab   Oct-13-08 01:44 PM   #107 
  - yeah, I agree, I have never understood the vehemence about this  tigereye   Oct-13-08 08:18 PM   #112 
  - Haha.  Tilion   Oct-12-08 12:52 PM   #55 
  - I can't believe how long this one lasted in GD.  flvegan   Oct-12-08 12:53 PM   #56 
  - The servers like it, when you sing "That's Amore" really loud in their faces.  philosophie_en_rose   Oct-12-08 01:24 PM   #60 
  - We are Olive Garden experts  Enthusiast   Oct-12-08 01:54 PM   #62 
  - Nothing wrong with it at all  realisticphish   Oct-12-08 01:55 PM   #63 
  - THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS AN OLIVE GARDEN  TrogL   Oct-12-08 03:23 PM   #70 
  - I've never even considered eating there and I'm no food snob  DS1   Oct-12-08 03:23 PM   #71 
  - Same here  LostinVA   Oct-12-08 08:42 PM   #79 
  - It's an inside lounge joke  FloridaJudy   Oct-12-08 06:24 PM   #73 
  - Nothing wrong with Olive Garden, unless you want Italian food.  Amerigo Vespucci   Oct-12-08 06:48 PM   #74 
  - I've tried Olive Garden twice...  oedura   Oct-12-08 07:01 PM   #75 
  - Olive Garden is overpriced mediocre Italian food  JCMach1   Oct-13-08 02:55 AM   #88 
  - there are a lot of food snobs on DU  Skittles   Oct-12-08 09:39 PM   #81 
  - there are a lot of EVERYTHING snobs on DU  bobbydem   Oct-13-08 04:17 AM   #92 
     - Hey, don't knock Phish  DS1   Oct-13-08 07:38 AM   #101 
  - Hospitaliano!  JVS   Oct-13-08 03:47 AM   #90 
  - Sniffa:Sniffa reviews this thread.  sniffa   Oct-13-08 05:08 AM   #96 
  - It's like asking what's the difference between eating at a fast food joint and  Jamastiene   Oct-13-08 07:10 AM   #99 
  - The Olive Garden is a chain restaurant  mygreentambourine   Oct-13-08 11:47 AM   #103 
  - Welcome to DU!  XemaSab   Oct-13-08 01:51 PM   #108 
  - DUPLICATE  mygreentambourine   Oct-13-08 11:47 AM   #104 
  - Oh noes, the Olive Garden!1!1!!!  PeterU   Oct-13-08 02:22 PM   #109 
  - I had one lousy meal at Olive Garden, and never went back.  kwassa   Oct-13-08 07:40 PM   #111 
 

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