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.

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Entry from November 10, 2017
Kid Cheater (spatula)

Entry in progress—B.P.

A Way with Words
Kid Cheater
Posted by Grant Barrett on October 7, 2017
Kid cheater and child cheater are synonyms for spatula, because when you’re baking a cake, a spatula is so efficient for removing the remnants of a sweet mixture from a bowl that there’s little left for a kid to lick off.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityFood/Drink • Friday, November 10, 2017 • Permalink