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May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

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May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by gilraen » Tue May 14, 2019 11:55 am

Get a free 4oz ice cream at Haagen-Dazs today from 4-8pm: https://www.haagendazs.us/free-cone-day

(not sure why the countdown on their website is in Greenland time?)

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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by Isgrimnur » Tue May 14, 2019 11:59 am

It's six hours ahead of CDT for me, which would put it at the same time it is in Copenhagen.

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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by gilraen » Tue May 14, 2019 12:10 pm

Isgrimnur wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 11:59 am
It's six hours ahead of CDT for me, which would put it at the same time it is in Copenhagen.
Yes, you're right, I was 2 hours off :lol:

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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by stessier » Tue May 14, 2019 12:57 pm

Isgrimnur wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 11:59 am
It's six hours ahead of CDT for me, which would put it at the same time it is in Copenhagen.
Dare I ask why they center on Copenhagen time for an American brand?
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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by Isgrimnur » Tue May 14, 2019 12:59 pm

stessier wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 12:57 pm
Isgrimnur wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 11:59 am
It's six hours ahead of CDT for me, which would put it at the same time it is in Copenhagen.
Dare I ask why they center on Copenhagen time for an American brand?
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Reuben Mattus invented the "Häagen-Dazs" name supposedly as a tribute to Denmark's exemplary treatment of its Jews during the Second World War, and included an outline map of Denmark on early labels. Mattus claimed the name was "Danish-sounding," although it is not Danish. Danish has neither an umlaut ä (rather, the ligature æ is the corresponding counterpart) nor the zs letter combination, nor did the name have any meaning in any language before its creation. Mattus felt that Denmark was known for its dairy products and had a positive image in the United States.

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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by Blackhawk » Tue May 14, 2019 3:28 pm

Haagen-Dazs is a place, too?
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Re: May 14th - Haagen-Dazs Free Cone Day

Post by El Guapo » Fri May 17, 2019 2:20 pm

gilraen wrote:
Tue May 14, 2019 11:55 am
Get a free 4oz ice cream at Haagen-Dazs today from 4-8pm: https://www.haagendazs.us/free-cone-day

(not sure why the countdown on their website is in Greenland time?)
Everyone here is invited to join my class action lawsuit against Haagen-Dazs for having a free cone "day" that is limited to only four hours.

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