What a fascinating bit of trivia on how propaganda turned bacon and eggs into an American breakfast standard.
Believe it or not, though, bacon’s association with the American breakfast is barely a century old. Before this, the majority of Americans ate more modest, often meatless breakfasts that might include fruit, a grain porridge (oat, wheat or corn meals) or a roll, and usually a cup of coffee.
Want to find out how marketing changed all that? Click here for the article.