Posts Tagged ‘to go’

Subway Sandwich Trilogy: Toasting Costs Extra – You Pay Sales Tax on Toasted Subs, But Not on Nontoasted Subs

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

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So the only way to stick it to the Man is to say, “No toasting for me, please.”* (And, of course, get it to-go, as young Akit helpfully points out.) Then, you save like 75 cents every time you get lunch.

This situation really isn’t the fault of the California State Board of Equalization, but it just happens to be the agency what has the job of interpreting and enforcing some of the cray-cray laws** passed in Sacramento, so what can you do?

*And no cucumbers. Cucumbers are horrible, IMO.

**You’re too young to remember the famous snack tax, but I’m not. It didn’t last too long.

Classic New Mexican Chilie Frito Pie: Served To Go at “Chilie Pies (& Ice Cream)” on Fulton in NoPA

Monday, October 17th, 2011

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As seen at 601 Baker:

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Nice Sign: “FRESH SUSHI (sushi) BENTO BOX (bento) TO GO, FRESH SUSHI (sushi) BENTO BOX (bento) TO GO”

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

As seen on Post Street in You Know What-Town.

Let’s hope the sushi is as fresh as this sign:

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