Various Pizza Facts for the Knowledge Hungry Among Us

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    Food - EPIC In the late 1960s, the US. Army's 113th Military Intelli gence Unit spied on reporters and politicians using fake pizza deliveries.
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    Dish - In 2001, Pizza Hut delivered a six-inch salami pizza to the In- ternational Space Station the first pizza delivered to outer space.
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    Dish - The first frozen pizza hit the market in 1962. It mostly tasted like cardboard until the genius food inventor Rose Totino got her hands on it.
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    Dish - Domino's was founded in 1960. The restaurant chain's founder, Tom Monaghan, is one of three people in the world who hold an advanced degree in "Pizza-ology from the Domino's College of Piz za-ology
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    Cuisine - ewants itwsteum0 At first, pizzas were sold exclusively by the pie
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    Dish - There's a pizza museum in Philadelphia called Pizza Brain that is home to the world's largest collection.of pizza memorabilia.
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    Food - IN CASE OF EMERGENCY BREAK GLASS Pizza chefs call the internal cell structure of pizza dough the crumb"
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    Dish - Blotting your pizza does affect the number of calories you consume, but only by about 35 calories a slice
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    Dish - The first-known Chicago deep dish pizzas were created in 1943 by the restaurant that later became the Pizzeria Uno Chain
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    Dish - The largest pizza in the world was 131 feet in diameter, and weighed 51,257 pounds
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    Dish - The first pizza place in America was Lombardi's in New York City Originally opened as a grocery store, Lombardi's started selling pizza in 1905
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    Dish - Chuck E Cheese's was found ed by Nolan Bushnell, the Co-founder of Atari, as a way to make more money off of the game consoles
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    Dish - Pizzerias sell the most pizzas on Halloween, the night before Thanksgiving, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, and Super Bowl Sunday,
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    Dish - The first pizza ordered by computer happened in 1974
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    Dish - When pizza chefs around the world need help with their recipes, they turn to Dough Doctor Tom Lehmann.
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    Facial expression - The Hawaiian pizza was invented in 1962 by Sam Panopoulos, a native of Greece who ran a pizza place in Canada
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    Dish - Saturday night is the most popular night of the week to eat pizza
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    Dish - Also in 2017, a UK survey re vealed that while 53 percent of citizens liked pineapple on their pizza 15 percent would support a ban ARE S DIPIZZA #PIZ
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    Dish - The word pizza dates back Over a thousand years; it was first mentioned in a Latin text written in southern Italy in 997 CE. NZZID


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