July 1, 1543

On This Date in TWISTED-HISTORY.com! in 1543 England and Scotland signed the peace of Greenwich, which is not to be confused with the creation of the Sandwich, which happened in 1743. All hail Lord John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich, who invented the sandwich so that men could eat while working and women could show their love (other than the obvious) by making their man a sammich, preferably with meat, cheese, and a pickle and none of those sissified vegetarian/vegan crap options.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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One Response to July 1, 1543

  1. Elphaba Thropp says:

    Green witch? Did someone say green witch?

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