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Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread

Taking Things With A Grain Of Salt And Other Food Clichés

Menuism | Posted 11.13.2012 | Taste
Menuism

Even when we're not talking about food, we're often talking about food. Food is so engrained in our everyday vernacular that we barely notice it. But where do these food clichés and food-related idioms come from?

Truth and Marketing: Why Sliced Bread Was Never A Great Invention

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Darya Pino, Ph.D

Sliced bread was never a great invention, it was great marketing. "The best thing since sliced bread" was derived from an ad campaign."