Hey Snoop Dogg, is a hot dogg a sandwich?

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Snoop Dogg. Snoop Doggy Dogg. Snoop Lion. Snoopzilla. It’s the capital S, oh yes, I’m fresh, N double-O P. Calvin Cordazar Broadus Jr. West Coast hip hop pioneer. Platinum-selling record artist. Film star. Philanthropist. Marijuana enthusiast. Cooking show co-host with Martha Stewart. Football coach. Gives away 3,000 turkeys every Thanksgiving. Cookbook author.


Snoop Dogg has done nearly everything, except weigh in on whether a hot dog is a sandwich. Snoop Dogg has done it all.

The Takeout: Is a hot dog a sandwich?

Snoop Dogg: The Boss Dogg knows every type of dog. And a hot dog ain’t a sandwich. It’s a hot dog.




Snoop is an icon, but even icons can be wrong (especially if they smoke weed everyday).

If you made a ham sandwich on one slice of bread folded over, you would have the exact same bread to meat configuration as a hot dog, but you would still likely call it a sandwich.

A hot dog ain’t nothing but a sandwich.