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Old 01-20-2010, 09:16 PM
 
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Did you know... Fortune cookies were actually invented in America by Charles Jung in 1918?
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Old 01-20-2010, 09:26 PM
 
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Did you know... Fortune cookies were actually invented in America by Charles Jung in 1918?
??David Jung??
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Old 01-20-2010, 09:29 PM
 
Location: Heading to higher ground
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None of my fortunes have come true...can I sue?
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Old 01-20-2010, 09:30 PM
 
Location: S.A., Texas ~ Pip Squeak supplier for Wash. D.C.~
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What about Rep Cookies??
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Old 01-20-2010, 09:57 PM
 
Location: Looking over your shoulder
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Did you know... Fortune cookies were actually invented in America by Charles Jung in 1918?
He ended up dead and penniless because the cookie dough cost so much!

He’s wife ended up becoming the first fortuneteller to earn money because she didn’t know how to cook and bake.
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Old 01-20-2010, 11:50 PM
 
Location: TX Hill Country-Helotes, Pipe Creek/Lake Hills & San Antonio, TX
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Thumbs up The Fortune Cookie......

If anyone is interested in having a little fortune cookie fun trivia here is a cool quiz..........

Fortune Cookie Trivia Game - Play Fun Trivia Quiz

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Old 01-21-2010, 05:24 AM
 
Location: I never said I was perfect so no refunds here sorry!
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I was so disappointed the other day after visiting a Chinese restaurant I frequent on a regular basis. They forgot to give me my fortune cookie, I still feel devastated now that I have seen this
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Old 01-21-2010, 05:59 AM
 
Location: Western Cary, NC
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My wife saves them and has a large jar which she hope we will read when she dies. ??? I would suspect she has close to 1000 by now. We like Chinese food and go out for a Chinese dinner about once a week.
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Old 01-21-2010, 08:42 AM
 
Location: The #1 sunshine state, Arizona.
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Ha some ancient Chinese secret! Now I'm bummed.
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Old 01-21-2010, 09:06 AM
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It was a great idea..too bad he didn't make any money off it...
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