“Last year Americans ate over 4.5 billion tacos!
That’s 490,000 miles of tacos, which could take you to the moon and back or, if you prefer, could, at 775-million pounds, equal the weight of two Empire State Buildings.”
“The word taco is the Mexican equivalent of the English word sandwich. The tortilla, which is made of corn or wheat, is wrapped or folded around a filling that is generally made of spiced proteins such as beef, pork or fish”
read more from NationalTacoDay.Com
My Facebook page had this post this morning:
From La Loma Restaurant in Denver, Colorado
“This Saturday, October 4th 2014, come celebrate National Taco Day at La Loma Restaurant. This year, we are offering $1 tacos all day long. Just order a medium or large margarita at regular menu price, and boom! How many $1 tacos can YOU handle? You have to get to La Loma on Saturday! That’s TOMORROW! We’ll save a seat for you.”