Tuesday, January 29, 2013
National Corn Chip Day
When : Always January 29th
National Corn Chip Day celebrates the Corn Chip. Fifty years ago, few Americans knew what Corn Chips were. Today, most American can not imagine life without this tasty, crunchy holder of salsa, cheese and (mostly) Mexican dips. Its even sprinkled atop salads, making salads even more crunchy.
On National Corn Chip Day, enjoy eating one of your favorite snacks. And, take our Corn Chip challenge....eat corn chips for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks today! I don't know about you. But, I will find that easy to do.
Did You Know? Fritos Corn Chips were first marketed in 1961.
Remember the political incorrect "Frito Bandito"?
Origin of National Corn Chip Day:
Who created this day and when remains a crunchy question.
There is no evidence to suggest that this is truly a "National" day, which requires an act of congress.
This Day in History January 29
Baseball's American League is founded (1900)