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July 04, 2021

All-Time List of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Champions

by Joe Sandwich

In celebration of the 4th of July and the 245th Birthday of America, we have created a list honoring the last 50 plus years of Nathan's World Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. Over the last week, we have…

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July 20, 2020

Ultimate List of Sandwich Songs

by Joe Sandwich

One of our goals at Last Sandwich is to understand the social impact of Sandwiches on Music, whether it is Classical or Good Ol' Rock and Roll.  In order to do that, we've decided to…

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April 06, 2021

Top 25 Hamburger Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

As you know, we consider Hamburgers to be a real sandwich.  Add some cheese and it becomes, quite possibly, the best sandwich ever created by man.  Naturally, we wanted to research what were the best…

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May 27, 2021

Top 5 Towns Named Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Through today's modern lense, the idea of naming a town "Sandwich" may seem absurd.  However, the Sandwich name itself stretches back over 1,000 years.  In fact, they can trace it back to England as far…

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September 07, 2020

Top 10 Songs from Sandwich (Band)

by Joe Sandwich

When we heard Sandwich's songs for the first time, we were flabbergasted.  Not only did they have a cool name, but their music was good too.  So, in honor of their name AND their musical…

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February 11, 2022

Top 10 Songs By Roku (로쿠)

by Joe Sandwich

Today, we are celebrating what could possibly be the best Hamburger Song ever written.  The name of the song is "Hamburger" and the artist's name is Roku (로쿠).  The tune is a masterpiece in every sense…

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October 10, 2021

Top 25 Hot Dog Songs Of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

The impact Hot Dogs have had on music history is immeasurable. How many struggling artists have depended on cheap hot dogs for survival in the early part of their career?  We know it's a lot,…

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January 20, 2022

Top 10 Artists Or Bands Named After Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

Sandwich Rock is our passion and represents all that is wonderful in this world.  Today, we want to honor all those artists and bands who chose a sandwich as their name.  Here is a list…

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September 30, 2020

Flashback: Bacon Sandwich Destroys Ed Miliband

by Joe Sandwich

Remember when the Bacon Sandwich destroyed Ed Miliband's Political Career in 2014 and 2015?  The bacon sandwich has a sort of cultural icon status in Britain as the food of the busy working classes.  So,…

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April 23, 2021

Maverick's Smoked Chicken Cubano in a Cargo Box

by Joe Sandwich

After a year of searching for the World's best last sandwich, I have finally progressed to the next level.  Eating a sandwich is more than taste, it is about a feeling, a moment in time…

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December 27, 2021

Top 10 Sandwich Rock Songs Of 2020-2021

by Joe Sandwich

Sandwich Rock Bands have had it rough.  Due to the pandemic restrictions of the past two years, recording sessions have been cancelled, tour dates post-poned, and album releases have been on hold.  As a result,…

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May 09, 2022

MC HotDog (熱狗) Is Sandwich Rock Solidified

by Joe Sandwich

Basketball legend Allen Iverson once told his fans they could always say "my man is solidified" after he was enshrined into the NBA Hall Of Fame.  When it comes to the Rap Game, MC Hotdog is…

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May 06, 2022

Top 10 Sandwich Names Used By Rock Bands

by Joe Sandwich

Let's address the elephant in the room, there are too many Sandwich Rock bands that share the same name.  For some reason, Rock and Roll bands love to name themselves after the most popular sandwiches,…

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May 14, 2020

The Harbor Shrimp Burger and the Queen's Time Cafe'

by Joe Sandwich

On April 24th, I went to a place called the Queen's Time Cafe', located nearby Keelung, Taiwan by an ocean harbor.  As you looked outside the restaurant windows, you could see the ocean and the…

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February 07, 2021

Top Rockbands Named After Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

These are the only band names that I could find which referred to Sandwiches. Probably the best tasting one is Hot Tuna, because seriously, who doesn't love a Hot Tuna Sandwich?   However, while Ham Sandwiches…

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April 30, 2022

Indonesian Sandwich (Band) Gives Hope To Modern Rock

by Joe Sandwich

When it comes to Rock and Roll, even the most mediocre music can be energized by youth, which is exactly what happened with the latest single by an Indonesian Band called Sandwich.  The lead singer's energy…

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November 23, 2020

Classic Danish Experience at Tulip TimeOut Hotdogs

by Joe Sandwich

The Tulip Time Out Cafe' has Burgers and Hot Dogs in several weight classes (think small, medium, and large).  And, they all have some Danish flavor added to them, which is reflected in the Denmark…

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January 20, 2021

Cuban Sandwich at Lucky Eat Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

After seeing the Sandwich Poster outside of Lucky Eat's shop, I got very excited.  A Cuban Sandwich?  In Taiwan?  That sounded like a dream come true!  I've eaten Cuban Sandwiches in Chicago, with its heavenly cheese…

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August 04, 2020

A Double Irish with a Dutch Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Is there really Double Irish with a Dutch Sandwich?  I mean... does this actually exist?  Do restaurants serve this?  That question has weighed on my mind a long time.  In the accounting world, the Double…

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May 20, 2021

The World's Best Grilled Cheese at Toasteria Cafe

by Joe Sandwich

We have tried Grilled Cheese Sandwiches around the world, but the 3-Cheese Grilled Cheese Sandwich at the Toasteria Cafe' in Taipei is in a league of its own.  Once a small little sandwich stand less…

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April 13, 2021

The Domino's Mexican Calzone is Super Spicy

by Joe Sandwich

Never in my wildest dreams did I think the Super Mexican Calzone from Domino's would burn the tip of my tongue, and yet to my great surprise, it did.  If you like spicy, mexican flavored…

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March 29, 2021

What is Elsa Birgitta Bekman's favorite sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Who is Elsa Birgitta Bekman?  And why does she spell "favourite" with an extra letter?  You're Not My Favourite Sandwich may be the existential sandwich song, touching on the most basic of human foodly emotions. …

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May 14, 2021

Top 25 Songs by HamsandwicH

by Joe Sandwich

As promised, we finally took the time to examine HamsandwicH and all of their music in detail, and it sent us on an amazing journey.  We listened to their three studio albums (Carry the Meek,…

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November 15, 2021

Top 10 Songs By Hamster Powder Club

by Joe Sandwich

The Hamster Powder Club's "Hotdog Dance" is a classic example of the perfect Sandwich Rock Song.  With dreamy music and surreal lyrics, the band has transported us into a new food-like dimension of time and…

3487 hits

May 27, 2020

Legend of the Broodwich

by Joe Sandwich

The Broodwich has a cult following the rivals no other.  It initially became known from the TV Show Aqua Teen Hunger Force, and later became famous as a popular meme.  You've probably seen it before,…

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March 04, 2021

Marcus Cafe is Home of the Mini-Burger

by Joe Sandwich

There is nothing cooler than a bunch of mini-burgers lying on a long plank of wood.  Walking down the street in Neihu (Taipei City), the thing that attracted me to Marcus Cafe' was it's American…

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May 18, 2021

Jimmy John's and the Vito Italiano

by Joe Sandwich

During those cold, winter days in Chicago, I remember calling Jimmy John's about a hundred times to get my daily fix of the Vito, along with some barbecue potato chips (and two cans of Dr.…

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May 12, 2022

Top 25 Songs By Sloppy Joe's (Band)

by Joe Sandwich

Let's be honest, it's hard to place Sloppy Joe's in any specific category.  They define themselves as upcomers in the New Wave Of Classic Rock, yet they cover songs by Paul Anka, Billy Ocean, and…

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May 07, 2021

Ham-Sandwich Theorem

by Joe Sandwich

Sandwiches have influenced everything from Art to Music, but who would have imagined it also impacted Math.  One of the most popular theorems actually involves the equal cutting of a Ham Sandwich!The TheoremBasically, the Ham-Sandwich…

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August 16, 2020

Breakfast Super Sandwich at Toast Man Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

One day, while walking down the street in Taipei City, a particular shop's sign caught my eye... Toast Man.   Rarely do you see a shop street name be so direct in their product's description,…

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June 02, 2020

The Magic of Sandwich Art

by Joe Sandwich

In the baking world, you always see chefs create Japanese cartoon characters out of meringue, cake, and pastries.  Why don't we see that in the Sandwich making community too?   Can you imagine how amazing it…

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July 06, 2020

Subway Sandwich Quality Depends On Workers

by Joe Sandwich

Currently, I am in Taichung, Taiwan, about to open my 12-inch Spicy Italian Subway Sandwich, which is a combination of pepperoni and Genoa salami, topped with some cheese, vegatables, and anything else the customer's heart…

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March 21, 2022

Paul McCartney Likes Making Bagel Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

Sir Paul McCartney is a god, and just about every aspect of his life has been dissected and written about a million times over.  However, did you know that he likes to make Bagel Sandwiches?  Paul…

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March 29, 2022

The Dark Undertones Of Sandwich Fail (打倒三明治)

by Joe Sandwich

Few artists can eschew feelings of the night better than Sandwich Fail (打倒三明治), a Taiwanese band formed in 2019.  When hearing their music for the first time, the listener can imagine themselves inside a smokey bar…

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July 28, 2021

Sandwich Holidays From Around The World

by Joe Sandwich

Recently, we have been seeing a lot of articles about Sandwich Holidays from around the world, whether it's National Hamburger Day, British Sandwich Week, or even the upcoming National Sandwich Month.  Who would ever think…

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April 24, 2022

Filipino Sandwich (Band) Releases New Single

by Joe Sandwich

The World's Most Dangerous Sandwich Rock Band is back!  Known for their heavy electric bass sound, the Philippine band known as <S>andwich just released their lastest single, Negatives.   The music video is a montage of…

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September 19, 2021

Top 25 Songs By MC Hotdog 熱狗

by Joe Sandwich

There is nothing cooler than picking a sandwich as your moniker, which is exactly what MC Hotdog (熱狗) did.  Currently a household name both in Taiwan and China, he won the Golden Melody Award for…

3166 hits

February 18, 2021

Caprese Panini at Pizza Rock Taiwan

by Joe Sandwich

Pizza Rock (搖滾披薩) in Taiwan is a staple in the what many would call the "luxury pizza shop" industry.  Whether it's their delicious soup, baked pasta, or variety of pizzas, Pizza Rock always delivers on…

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December 21, 2021

Hamburger Creates Sandwich Masterpiece

by Joe Sandwich

We will explore the origin story of the band, Hamburger, a little bit later.  As always, any band named after a sandwich will immediately catch our eye, and right now, we want to focus on…

3143 hits

February 01, 2021

Pancakes Instead of Bread, Can you call it a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Trying to answer the eternal question, if you use pancakes instead of bread, is it still considered a Sandwich?  Leaving the fact that it's weird out of the equation, there are some people who actually…

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January 02, 2021

Top 25 Sandwich Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

Almost every starving artist has survived on cheap sandwiches at some point in their career.  So, it's perfectly natural that every artist has a song about their favorite sandwich.  Sometimes, it's just the idea of…

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May 16, 2021

The Taiwanese Sandwich Stand

by Joe Sandwich

It's not uncommon to see Sandwich Stands in the work districts of Taipei.  Somtimes they are mobile, and integrated into motorbikes or small trucks.  Other times, they are home-made vendor carts on wheels.(work in progress...)

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May 02, 2021

Waffles instead of Bread, Can you call it a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

Ever since I purchased the Waffle Burger at my friend's local breakfast shop, I have been haunted by one question.  Can a Waffle Burger be considered a Sandwich? It seems like the answer is fairly…

2971 hits

March 05, 2022

Top 10 Songs By Alex Burger

by Joe Sandwich

Hailing from Quebec, Canada, Alex Burger released an amazing album in 2021 called "Sweet Montérégie".  A fascinating and somewhat an unusual entertainer, he once appeared on La Voix playing a cover of Mitsou's "Bye Bye Mon…

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May 18, 2020

What is a Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

In order to understand what a sandwich truly is, we started by looking at various sources that specializes in giving definitions.1.  An item of food consisting of two pieces of bread with a filling between…

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July 11, 2020

The Perfect PB&J

by Joe Sandwich

One of my friends posted this on their Facebook Page.  It is their recipe for the Perfect PB&J Sandwich.He wrote the following: New idea for making a PB&J How to Make a Grilled Peanut Butter…

2753 hits

January 07, 2022

Top 10 Songs By Alex Hamburger

by Joe Sandwich

Alex Hamburger's music takes one back to the smokey pubs and all-night jazz scenes.of yesteryear, where the men sported borsalino hats, and the women wore French foulards with a beret.  There's a single street light…

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April 19, 2021

Elsa Bekman's Still Making Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

We wanted to learn more about Elsa Birgitta Bekman, and where she came from.  However, she is a riddle, wrapped in a favourite sandwich, inside two slices of ham and a single piece of cheese. …

2728 hits

August 22, 2021

Begonia Makes Hot Dog Stand Sound Endearing

by Joe Sandwich

Few artists can tug on the heart strings singing about a Hot Dog Stand, but Begonia has that one in a million voice that can pull it off.  She added all the perfect ingredients for…

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February 19, 2022

Top 25 Songs By Cheeseburger (Band)

by Joe Sandwich

As an American hard rock band coming out of New York, Cheeseburger has a relatively small body of work consisting of two albums and an EP, but the influence of their songs looms large.  Their music…

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February 28, 2022

Sandwich Rock Playlist (2021)

by Joe Sandwich

After a few years of listening to sandwich music from around the world, Last Sandwich has decided to complile the first-ever Ultimate Sandwich Rock Playlist.  Whether it is Led Zeppelin or HamsandwicH, this playlist encompasses…

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October 20, 2020

Top 10 Cheese Burger Songs of All-Time

by Joe Sandwich

Rock and Roll has always had a love affair with the Cheeseburger.  From Chuck Berry to Steve Miller to Jimmy Buffet, Cheeseburgers have been a staple in Rock Music since the beginning.  So, in honor…

2582 hits

May 17, 2022

EXN (을씨년) Has Breakout Hamburger Song Of Year

by Joe Sandwich

Korean artists EXN (을씨년) and lIlBOI (릴보이) recently released the best hamburger song of 2022, a funky number that encapluates the true essence of the Gen Z era, a true love-hate relationship between a girl and…

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June 15, 2020

Who Invented The Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

The sandwich was born because...  As quoted on the History.com website:   The sandwich as we know it was popularized in England in 1762 by John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich. Legend has it, and…

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April 25, 2021

HamsandwicH Makes My Head Explode

by Joe Sandwich

As a fan of Irish music, whenever a new Irish Band appears on my radar, I always take an active interest.  Naturally, since this site's about sandwiches, learning HamsandwicH was from Ireland made my head…

2483 hits

March 12, 2022

Flashback: Slade Delivers Perfect Knuckle Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

One of the best Sandwich Rock Songs ever was released by a British Band named Slade back in 1981.  The song, Knuckle Sandwich Nancy, told the story about the lead singer, Noddy Holder, getting his…

2460 hits

December 15, 2020

Who sings it better? Ham Sandwich vs Talking Heads

by Joe Sandwich

Let's address the elephant in the room... who would ever imagine calling your rock band "Ham Sandwich" or anything relating to food in general?  Well, kudos to them.  We think Ham Sandwich is a great…

2418 hits

May 30, 2021

Who is Hot Tuna?

by Joe Sandwich

How would we describe Hot Tuna?  Let's put it this way, if the Grateful Dead were a Sandwich, they would probably be called Hot Tuna.  They are a great band, started by former Jefferson Airplane…

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October 08, 2020

Are We A Sandwich?

by Joe Sandwich

There are Universal Questions in Life that we strive to answer... What is a sandwich?  A sandwich is life.  A sandwich is everything.  A sandwich is forever.  Since a sandwich is formed of living cells,…

2230 hits

January 29, 2021

Burger Records In Turmoil

by Joe Sandwich

Let's be honest, when we saw a Music Label with the name Burger Records, we thought it was one of the coolest things ever.  However, after reading about what happened at the label over the…

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June 08, 2021

Tanita Tikaram Sings About Hot Pork Sandwiches

by Joe Sandwich

We have been trying to figure out the meaning of Tanita Tikaram's song, Hot Pork Sandwiches, for a while now.  Is she cooking the sandwiches?  Or is it an analogy for something else?  We were…

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July 11, 2021

The La De Da's Classic Rock N Roll Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

Out of New Zealand in the 60s and 70s, The Le De Da's created an album in 1973 that was best known for it's incredible title.  Which leads us to the eternal question, what exactly…

2174 hits

June 03, 2021

The World's Top Sandwich Eating Contests

by Joe Sandwich

Today, we are going to explore the fascinating world of Sandwich Sports.  Every year, we see Nathan's World Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest on the News, with stories of Takeru Kobayashi and Joey Chestnut, gulfing…

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July 05, 2021

Joey Chestnut Legend Grows

by Joe Sandwich

The legend of Joey Chestnut continues to grow as he claimed his 14th Nathan's Hotdog Eating Championship last weekend by eating 76 Hotdogs and Buns in 10 minutes.  He broke his previous World Record of…

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July 04, 2021

Joey Chestnut Breaks Hot Dog Eating Record (Again)

by Joe Sandwich

Joey Chestnut, the reigning champ of Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest, broke his own world record by swallowing 76 hotdogs and buns in 10 minutes.  In an incredible display of eating skill, Chestnut…

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May 30, 2021

Chestnut Wins Pepperoni Roll Championship

by Joe Sandwich

With eating legends such as Geoffery Esper, Badlands Booker, and Joey Chestnut competing for the 2021 Pepperoni Roll Eating Championship, it was guaranteed to be a riveting event.  Esper and Chestnut have been a thorn…

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January 19, 2022

Hung Rui Chen (洪瑞珍) Claims To Be Number One

by Joe Sandwich

Hung Rui Chen (洪瑞珍) has a sign above their shop that says "Taiwan No. 1 Sandwich", so naturally we wanted to try for ourselves.  However, there was a little problem with the staff and their…

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December 02, 2020

The Sinister Orgins of the Sandwich

by Joe Sandwich

When you examine its history through the centuries, it is becomes clear that the sandwich is inherently evil.  Today, we are going to look closely at how the sandwich became ingrained in our culture is…

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May 10, 2021

All-Time List of Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Champions

by Joe Sandwich

Since 2011, The West Virginia Three Rivers Festival Pepperoni Roll Eating World Championship has been held in Fairmont, West Virginia at Palatine Park, and has attracted the World's best eaters.We were hoping to find a…

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March 14, 2021

200 Sandwiches From Around The World (2021)

by Joe Sandwich

The world has more sandwiches than the human mind could fathom, and yet, we are constantly striving to make new ones on a daily basis.  We try to make them juicier, spicier, healthier.  You name…

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February 05, 2022

Cheese Lover Delight At Grilled Sendwich

by Joe Sandwich

GRILLED SeNDWIsH is only a five minute walk from Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall MRT Station (國父紀念館), and it has a variety of different sandwiches, or as they like to say, sendwiches.  As traditionalists, we chose the…

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August 05, 2021

Which Hot Club Sandwich (Band) Sings It Better?

by Joe Sandwich

Every person has a doppelganger in the world, someone who looks, walks, and talks just like them, possibly even sharing the same name.  Now, imagine if the doppelganger wasn't a person, but an entire band. …

744 hits

July 16, 2022

Tropical Paradise At Lucky Zou Zou (來去走走)

by Joe Sandwich

In some ways, Lucky Zou Zou (來去走走) is a secluded tropical paradise, hidden away from the real world and surrounded by nature.  Imagine drinking an ice cold beer underneath the trees, with the mountain landscape…

735 hits

November 09, 2021

Parody Compares Reza Aslan Interview To Hotdog Eating

by Joe Sandwich

Almost 8 years ago, on July 26, 2013, Reza Aslan appeared in an interview on Fox News and made meme history by defending his book and himself against an unprepared news host.  From start to…

719 hits

June 21, 2022

Night Romance At The Lucky Zou Zou (來去走走)

by Joe Sandwich

There's always a feeling of romance in the air at the Lucky Zou Zou (來去走走).  With exquisite, delicious dishes prepared with the finest attention to detail, the food here will delight the taste buds and warm…

627 hits

April 03, 2022

Best Campfire Song Of All-Time Is About A Hamburger

by Joe Sandwich

If there was a list of the 10 most adorable campfire songs of all-time, The Hamburger Song would easily hold the top spot.  With colorful words such as eenee meenee, oo-pum-pum, and bubble gum, this…

489 hits

July 04, 2022

Mount Rushmore Of Injured Athletes Winning A Title

by Joe Sandwich

Joey Chestnut has just carved himself into the Mount Rushmore of All-Time Injured Athletes Who Won A Title.  By winning with a ruptured tendon, hindered by crutches, and eating his way to a 15th title,…

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July 03, 2022

Could Joey Chestnut Be Bigger Than Michael Jordan?

by Joe Sandwich

If Joey Chestnut wins Nathan's Hotdog Competition tomorrow, he could join the Mount Rushmore of Championship Athletes competing injured.  Who will forget Michael Jordan and his infamous flu game?  Or Curt Schilling pitching for Boston…

320 hits

September 27, 2022

EXN's (을씨년) Hamburger Song Voted Best K-Pop Single Of 2022

by Joe Sandwich

The 4th Generation of K-Pop has created a wave of great music unlike any the world has ever seen.  These new artists are responsible for creating such hits such as EXN's Hamburger Song, Roku's Hamburger,…

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March 20, 2022

Roku's (로쿠) Hamburger Voted Best K-Pop Single Of 2021

by Joe Sandwich

It's an annual tradition for Last Sandwich to combine the best of Sandwich Rock K-Pop with the best of mainstream Fandom K-Pop, in order to create a unified Top 10 K-Pop List that enables us…

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