Date: Wed, 27 Sep 1995 17:02:39 -0500

From: "Dennis R. Preston" preston[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]PILOT.MSU.EDU

Subject: Re: candy bars and measurements

Thanks Kate. PayDay is the abomination I remember, but, as you note, we

called it a candy bar (in spite of its lack of chocolate), and that was my


I continue (obviously) to have my own opinion about whether any of them

were 'fabulously delicious.

Dennis Preston


At 8:10 AM 9/27/95 -0500, Dennis R. Preston wrote:

In the dim past, before I discovered Cabernet Savignon, I ate candy bars. I

remember eating one horror called a 'Baby Ruth.' It had an (UGH!) peanut

covering and, as I recall, no chocolate at all.

I beg to differ. Baby Ruths are covered in chocolate, and, as I recall, are

fabulously delicious. The one covered in peanuts is a Pay Day, and when you

have it for breakfast along with a Diet Dr. Depper in graduate school it

allows you the illusion that you're getting a little protein.

I would describe a Pay Day as a candy bar, despite its chococatelessness.

Kate Catmull kate[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]