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July 9, 2014

The Potato Salad Guy Should Keep Every Penny :

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On Thursday, July 3rd, a young man in Columbus, Ohio, by the name Zack (Danger) Brown
launched a campaign on Kickstarter, the crowdfunding Web site, to raise money to make potato salad. Brown did not claim that his potato salad would be the next cupcake (R.I.P.) or cronut. “Basically, I’m just making potato salad. I haven’t decided what kind yet,” he wrote. He asked for ten dollars. As of Wednesday afternoon, he had received nearly seventy grand.
The New Yorker

Posted by gerardvanderleun at July 9, 2014 3:27 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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I am certain the IRS will help him make a decision.

Posted by: chasmatic [TypeKey Profile Page] at July 9, 2014 4:25 PM

If the IRS wants a cut of the profits, send them a couple of pounds of freshly made...

Posted by: Vermont Woodchuck [TypeKey Profile Page] at July 10, 2014 6:45 AM

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