Re: The Little Engine that Could (was Re: Scorned Feminists)

Subject: Re: The Little Engine that Could (was Re: Scorned Feminists)
From: John Posada <jposada -at- NOTES -dot- CC -dot- BELLCORE -dot- COM>
Date: Mon, 25 Mar 1996 07:15:11 -0500

>Yes. PC had nothing to do with it. The name changed more than 20 years ago,
>before PC even existed. It was changed due to racial conotations. Most people
>that saw the name of the chain hadn't even heard of the story, so its true
>meaning was lost on them.

Side question: I thought that Sambo's went out of business, actually,
rather than changing their name. Is my recollection false? What did
they change their name to?

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Sambos

John Posada


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