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  1. How Dunkin' Donuts changed the dictionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | SFGate

    If you're a spelling snob with a sweet tooth, you've encountered the question: Is it a doughnut or a donut? in published, edited text since the mid-20th century. It was certainly helped along by famous doughnut purveyors - both Dunkin' and Mister - but in truth they and all who've accepted the variant were following in a tradition of Phonetic-based spelling reform aside, let's take a closer look at the donut chains: Dunkin' Donuts and Mister Donut, two chains founded by A Dunkin' Donuts representative told Business Insider the company did not have additional information on why Rosenberg spelled Dunkin' Donuts as "donuts" versus "doughnuts," though the chain could confirm that it has been spelled that way since 1950.


  2. Listen to a 6-year-old call 911 to report his dad running a redRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | SFGate

    A budding police officer called 911 on May 28 to report his father breaking the law, Boston News 7 reports. "Daddy went past a red light," 6-year-old Robbie Richardson of Quincy, Mass., said.


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