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Michigan Technological University 2019 Fall Career Fair

 

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September 25, 2020

National Food Service Workers Day

On National Food Service Workers Day, take a moment to thank the amazing chefs, sous chefs, waiters/waitresses and kitchen staffs/managers at your favorite deli/cafe/diner/restaurant.

Tip Extra today!!!
(Remember, over 25% of the US workforce has at one time worked in food service!)

Five Waiter Quotes

"A Cannibal is a person who walks into a restaurant and orders a waiter."

"A diplomat these days is nothing, but a head waiter who is allowed to sit down occasionally."

"Epitaph for a dead waiter --- God finally caught his eye."

"I asked the waiter, 'Is this milk fresh?' He said, 'Lady, three hours ago it was grass.'"

"I never taste the wine first in restaurants, I just ask the waiter to pour."

Today's Food History

On this day in 1777: Johann Heinrich Lambert died. He proved that Apple pie was irrational. Oops --- never mind --- that was 'pi' that he proved was an irrational number.

On this day in 1843: Melville Reuben Bissell was born. Bissell invented the carpet sweeper in 1876.

On this day in 1879: The Cream Separator was patented.

On this day in 1974: It is first reported that freon from aerosol cans is destroying the ozone layer above the earth.

On this day in 1976: The largest dolphin caught with rod and reel weighed 87 pounds. It was caught off the coast of Costa Rica.

On this day in 1985: William Cumming Rose died. An American biochemist, he researched amino acids, and established the importance of the 8 essential amino acids in human nutrition.

 

 
 

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