Asked in Horse Breeds
How did the horse breed Florida cracker get its name?
cracker was the name given to cowboys in Florida due to the cracking sound of the bull whips they used to help herd cattle. Cracker horses are hardy small horses that come from the original Spanish stock that was first brought over and were named after the cowboys that rode them. There is also Florida Cracker Cattle. ...
Asked in History and Origins of Foods
Why is an Oyster Cracker called an Oyster Cracker?
There are two possibilities for the name 'oyster cracker': # They are commonly associated with oyster stews or chowders # Their shape is reminiscent of oysters. ...
How did cracker jacks get their name?
Legend has it that the name "Cracker Jack" came from a customer who upon trying the treat exclaimed "That really a cracker - Jack!" and the name stuck. However, "crackerjack" was also a slang expression at that time that meant "something very pleasing or excellent" and that is more likely to have been the origin of the name. ...
Asked in Christmas
Where do Christmas Crackers get their name?
The "cracker" refers to the small explosive cap placed in the cracker, so that it goes off with a "bang" as the cracker is pulled. The Christmas but comes form the fact that these are produced to be used on the Christmas feast table. ...
Asked in Clams Oysters and Scallops, Educational Methods and Theories, Word Play, Puns, and Oxymorons
How many oyster crackers could a crack oyster cracker cracker crack if a crack oyster cracker cracker could crack oyster crackers?
A crackalackin' crack oyster cracker cracker would crack as many crackalackin' crack oyster crackers as a crackalackin' crack oyster cracker cracker could crack, if a crack oyster cracker cracker could crack oyster crackers in a crackalackin' way. ...
Asked in Poptropica
Where is the map in parrot port?
you have to play hide and seek with the parrot he goes to the tree at the end right but you jump on the chimney first if you have the cracker from the shop go to the pirate on the big straight thing get the cracker out and it will come hope this helps P.Sget the cracker before your,ve done it all ...
Asked in English Football
How many football teams in England have a colour in their name?
BLACKburn, BLACKpool, dagenham and REDbridge, GRAYs athletic (gotta love that one, come on lol), Forest GREEN, REDditch (another cracker) ...
What is the name of the dog on the Cracker Jack box?
"The boy on the Cracker Jack Box is "Sailor Jack" and his dog "Bingo." The names became official in 1919 but were used as early as 1918. ...