Wednesday, February 06, 2008

"Penitential Donuts"

My sister in law M sent me this one, from the "sarcasm served up daily" site Seven Angels, Three Kids, & One Family:

I’m thrilled to spread the word that Dunkin Donuts is helping Christians to have a good Lent. In the wake of Advent’s “Locust and Wild Honey” flavored muffin, one of their Lenten offerings for 2008 is the Penitential Donut.

This offering is specially directed toward those living in the world but not of the world. Here you are, on Ash Wednesday, wanting to fast, yet you have a staff meeting in the morning. Your team leader always provides yummy donuts, and refusing your usual donut will create uncomfortable questions in the workplace, calling attention to your fast. Tough dilemma. Well, Dunkin Donuts has the solution....

Read the rest here!

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