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2021-06-23 7:37:29 PM  
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2021-06-23 7:54:34 PM  
Baby Ruth
the candy bar was actually named after Ruth Cleveland, daughter of our 22nd president, Grover Cleveland.
 
2021-06-23 9:13:15 PM  
I'm allergic to noots.
 
2021-06-23 11:03:59 PM  
Starstrukk NOOT NOOT full version
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I hope they make this his walk-up song.

/Nice name, shame he's a Cardinal.
 
2021-06-23 11:04:49 PM  
90-91 of I remember right

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/Jr never had one, he's allergic to chocolate
 
2021-06-23 11:18:14 PM  
The Reggie Bar was awesome. Slightly better than a Marathon bar.
 
2021-06-23 11:46:28 PM  
CDeez Noots
 
2021-06-23 11:54:29 PM  
Eh. All the cool kids are doing cereal now.

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2021-06-24 12:24:51 AM  
I Am Lars
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2021-06-24 12:44:57 AM  
WHAR HANK???!!!

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/ 1920
 
2021-06-24 12:50:17 AM  

zeronewbury: Baby Ruth
the candy bar was actually named after Ruth Cleveland, daughter of our 22nd president, Grover Cleveland.


At least that's what their legal team said.

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2021-06-24 12:53:29 AM  

Trainspotr: Eh. All the cool kids are doing cereal now.

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"Now with free COVID prize!"
 
2021-06-24 12:59:20 AM  

zeronewbury: Baby Ruth
the candy bar was actually named after Ruth Cleveland, daughter of our 22nd president, Grover Cleveland.


Sure thing, Otto.
 
2021-06-24 1:28:58 AM  

zeronewbury: Baby Ruth
the candy bar was actually named after Ruth Cleveland, daughter of our 22nd president, Grover Cleveland.


Um, yeah. No one really believed that, then or now.

It was a convenient fiction to try to avoid having to pay the Babe for his "endorsement."
 
2021-06-24 3:24:50 AM  
I like these mashups.

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2021-06-24 7:29:03 AM  
Nootbaar. that's hella fun to say. *giggles immaturely*
 
2021-06-24 7:30:38 AM  

Gordon Bennett: I like these mashups.

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no guy has ever found the candy bar on the upper right.
 
2021-06-24 8:00:32 AM  

virulent_loser: Gordon Bennett: I like these mashups.

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no guy has ever found the candy bar on the upper right.


Mrs Baka would disagree

Or she's lying to save my feelings

Either way, I'm a winner!
 
2021-06-25 8:47:26 AM  

zeronewbury: Baby Ruth
the candy bar was actually named after Ruth Cleveland, daughter of our 22nd president, Grover Cleveland.


So a candy bar introduced in 1920, during the peak of Babe Ruth's career, was named after a president's daughter born 29 years earlier?

The math does NOT check out.
 
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