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theAusterityClinic t1_j9rwy3t wrote

Macaroni wasn’t slang for fashionable it was a specific style with puffy clothes and makeup and big wigs (think pre Revolution France)

Source: I have a cooking channel on YouTube so I know macaroni.


minnesotaris t1_j9s3p4w wrote

But why was the word macaroni used like this, especially in the context of calling pasta macaroni both at-large and sometimes a specific type of pasta?


sabersquirl t1_j9s3ypy wrote

Did you read the page that this post is about? Did you even look?