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Real Southern Spam

Every once in a while, we break out the metaphorical shovel to muck out the spam stall. We’re doing that today, but we thought we’d share some of these ridiculous spam-bot comments with you.

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Another Huge Upset in the Southern Sweets Showdown!

The match-ups of the three-seeds and 14-seeds in the Sweets Showdown produced one slaughter by a favorite, two extremely close races and one unbelievably huge upset. First for the big news. In an upset that rivals upstart Bud’s Best Cookies taking down Krispy Kreme, the little crunchy peanut butter and coconut treat known as Chick-O-StickĀ at […]

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #8 Fried Apple Pie vs. #9 Lemon Icebox Pie

Round One of the Southern Sweets Showdown rolls on with match-ups between the eight and nine seeds.

Next up, from the Pies, Cobblers & Dumplings Region, we have the 8-seed Fried Apple Pie facing off with the 9-seed Lemon Ice Box Pie.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #8 Cornbread & Sweet Milk vs. #9 Coke Float

Round One of the Southern Sweets Showdown rolls on with match-ups between the eight and nine seeds.

First up, from the Miscellany Region, we have the 8-seed Cornbread & Sweet Milk facing off with the 9-seed Coke Float.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #15 Coconut Cream Pie vs. #2 Peach Cobbler

It’s our final matchup of a 2-seed versus a 15-seed.

This matchup comes from the Pies, Cobblers & Dumplings region, pitting the #2 seed Peach Cobbler against the feisty underdog, #15 Coconut Cream Pie.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #15 Mayhaw Jelly vs. #2 Fudge

Normally, we would point you to scouting reports on each the two competitors, but this time we’re changing things up. Why? Well, because it would give fudge an unfair advantage … because we have no idea what the heck a Mayhaw is.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Round 1: #15 Bud’s Best Cookies vs. #2 Krispy Kreme Original Glazed

Our second matchup comes from the Hand-Held Treats region, pitting the #2 juggernaut, Krispy Kreme Original Glazed doughnuts, against the #15 underdog, Bud’s Best Cookies.

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Last Chance to Vote in the Play-In Round

As of midnight tonight (Central time … God’s time), voting will end for the four play-in match-ups of the Southern Sweets Showdown.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Pucker Powder vs. #16 Nekot Cookies

Next up in our play-in round is the Miscellany Region. This pairing of the 16 and 17 seeds from the Miscellany Region features two commercial treats that represent a multi-generation gap. On one side is the nearly century-old cookie from Lance known as the Nekot. On the other is the just-over-a-decade-old Pucker Powder. Check out […]

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