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Old 03-04-2019, 11:31 PM
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Irish People Try Space Food

The important part is the mint chocolate chip freeze dried ice cream. It occurred to me that I haven't seen this combination called "peppermint bon bon" lately, so I looked it up.

"Peppermint bon bon" is a Minnesota/Wisconsin thing.

Don't ask me where we got the name, maybe it was the same guy that decided that we should play "duck, duck, grey duck" instead of "duck, duck, goose."

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