Excellent question with no definative answer. This recipe invites experimentation. Early print descriptions suggest the original dessert was a frozen fudge infused ice cream pie presented in chocolate cookie crumb pie crust. Ice cream flavors varied; fudge ran from chocolate sauce to thick emulsion. Some recipes incorporate marshmallow or whipped cream.
It happens when the wealth gap grows too extreme… when people feel like they are getting left behind, with no opportunity to advance. Central banks around the world have printed trillions of dollars over last decade, and pushed interest rates to zero, and sometimes below. And all of that stimulus went directly into the pockets of the wealthy. Anyone who has seen "A Charlie Brown Christmas," produced in , knows the drill. Every time we see Charlie Brown choose an "authentic" Christmas — by buying a small, natural Christmas tree instead of a showy pink mass-produced aluminum one — we're reminded it's important to not sell out to corporate marketers. Little has changed since then.
And not long after, Archie, Reggie, and Veronica follow suit. Though who can hate anything with such a hilarious closing line like "Yeah! It's totally dismal and excellent! Then there were the "manga-style" Archie stories in the early s. The reboot is also pretty well-received.
However, much has happened since it went up, including the Blogger outage. Scroll down for a report on that. More new posts will be added below this one. The essay below is the conclusion of the ninth part in a series by Takuan Seiyo.