Saturday, October 27, 2012

Fact of the Day: Turnip-o-Latern

The first Jack-o-Laterns were not made from pumpkins. Instead turnips, beets, and mangelwurzel were used. 

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  1. Good to know!
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  2. That's interesting I didn't know that.

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  3. I wonder how they managed to make a lantern out of beet?

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    1. that's probably why they switched to pumpkins

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  4. how do u carve out a beet? lol wut

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  5. i want to see a photo of a turnip, beet, or whatever that big m word is, jack-o-lantern.

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