Americans are behaving as if they have discovered bacon for the very first time. The entire country is caught up in it's new found bacon lust. For many people bacon is truly the food of the gods. Is this national obsession an organic occurrence, or just brilliant marketing by the Pork Producers of America? Who knows? Bacon memes abound as do bacon related novelty items such as: bacon flavored toothpaste, bacon soda, and lip balm. Nothing creates a more romantic atmosphere than a bacon scented air freshener or candle. Yum! The holiday season is now made even more special with bacon themed ornaments on the Christmas tree.
When Americans get involved in something, they really own it!