Why are Baguette's the shape they are ?

I’m speaking about the long cylindrical French loaves . I’ve heard it might be something to do with French soldiers and ease of carrying them . Is this correct . What’s the dope ?

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Crud, you got here before me Gilligan. I was going to say for the crustiness.

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Sqrl

Since when does 3.1 miles convert into 18 kilometers? Damn frogs :smiley:

Ho ho ho, zat is zee FRANCH keelometer.

Seet back, have zum pig’s livers and steenky cheese and a litre of vin ordinaire, and leave zee driving to us.

REALLY? I’m dubious about this one, mostly because “blague” is the French word for “joke.” Stranger things have happened, though.

Anthros