ACROSS CULTURES HISTORY HOW-TO IN POP CULTURE

The sandwich is everywhere, especially in pop culture. Many people remember the pastrami sandwich on "Seinfeld" or Homer's hoagie on "the Simpsons." Here are some more examples:

Television

"Friends"

"The One with Ross's Sandwich"

"30 Rock"

"Sandwich Day"

Other Pop Culture References

"Blondie" and the Dagwood sandwich

The Dagwood is named after a character in the comic strip "Blondie." In the comic strip, Dagwood was usually making large sandwiches.

Dagwood sandwich

The Elvis

A peanut butter and banana sandwich, the Elvis is rumored to have been Elvis Presley's favorite sandwich. Some recipes call for bacon.

Click on the image below for the recipe - Food Sight Chef's Blogspot

Elvis sandwich

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