A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

Recent entries:
“My wife found I was cheating when she saw the letters I was hiding…” (Scrabble joke) (11/30)
“Broccoli implies the existence of a single broccolus” (11/30)
“Potatoes, carrots, parsnips, turnips, beets, yams…. I’ll never forget my roots” (11/30)
“Broccoli implies the existence of sisccoli” (11/30)
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Entry from July 17, 2022
“Hamburger comes from the German city of Hamburg. Cheeseburger comes from the city of Cheeseburg”

Entry in progress—BP

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Karl Sharro
@KarlreMarks
Hamburger comes from the German city of Hamburg while cheeseburger comes from the city of Cheeseburg.
I’ll see myself out.
5:36 AM · Jul 7, 2017·Twitter for Android

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John H. Beers III
@Bedlam_Beersie
It’s not a cheeseburger unless it’s from the Cheeseburg region of Germany.
2:59 AM · Jul 15, 2020·Twitter for iPhone

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GayCatPerson (GPP)
@GayAltPerson
It’s called a cheeseburger because it originates from the German city of Cheeseburg
11:17 PM · Jan 19, 2022·Twitter for Android

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Chaleb
@TrapGodChaleb
If hamburgers are named after Hamburg, then cheeseburgers imply the existence of a place called Cheeseburg.
7:57 PM · Jul 17, 2022·Twitter for Android

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Sunday, July 17, 2022 • Permalink