We did or rather I did, and this choice was one of Pat's birthday gifts besides his Tilley Endurable hat. He said that it was his 2nd favorite gift, good as there were only 2 gifts.
And, it's something he's been using regularly but we never owned — a pineapple corer.
Seeing this on TV would have been difficult as we don't ever watch anything, but luckily it was "as seen on Amazon." When you live in a small town, online ordering is truly a
After coring the pineapple, there is "play time" followed by sampling. Is this how Carmen Miranda got her start?
Carmen Miranda was a Portuguese-Brazilian singer dancer, Broadway actress, and film star popular from the 1930s to the 1950s. She made her first Hollywood film, Down Argentine Way in 1940 with Don Ameche and Betty Grable. Her exotic clothing and Latin accent soon became her trademark. She was voted the third most popular personality in the U.S. that same year.
In 1941, Carmen Miranda was the first Latin American star to be invited to imprint her hands and feet in the courtyard of the Grauman's Chinese Theatre. She became the first South American to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A museum was later constructed in Rio de Janeiro in her honor
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