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Can't find the butter man

August 28th, 2007 | 10 Comments »


Several years ago, there was a popular song that you may remember:

‘she lies and says she’s in love with him
can’t find a better man’

Anyone know who sang it? I sure don’t. And boy was I curious when I first heard it as to WHY someone was trying to find a ‘butter man’.

Then one day, lo and behold, while I was cooking, there appeared ‘the butter man’. When I looked into the pan and saw the little guy forming, for a moment I was quite stunned, especially as it grew larger by the second, then I composed myself, and grabbed the camera to catch the moment forever in infamy.

Strange isn’t it… what can happen when you cook? 😉

10 responses to “Can't find the butter man”

  1. […] the week-end.  It seemed I was busy answering the door all day.  First the egg man came, then the butter man.  Some little girls came to sell me some camp fire doughnuts; a woman who preached a little […]

  2. Samantha says:

    Is it just me, or does ButterMan kind of look like an albino version of the Incredible Hulk?

  3. marty says:

    That is so cute!!!!!!!!!!

  4. Cari says:

    Yes, Pearl Jam it is.

    Better Man is the name of the song, and you can find all the lyrics here: http://www.pearljam.com/songs/song.php?song=BetterMan

  5. Lannae says:

    It is butterman! what a great photo!

  6. azurezebra says:

    OMG I heart “The Butter Man” song! 😀 and I adore the butterman in your photo!!! Coincidence? I don’t think so… 😀 😉

  7. Kristen says:

    Too funny, Kate!

  8. Katie says:

    That butterman looks scary! Don’t turn your back on him, you never know what he might do! (Did ya eat him?) 😀

  9. cooknkate says:

    I am quite embarrassed….as I don’t recall what I was cooking!

  10. katessisterkris says:

    The song was by Pearl Jam I believe….
    Whatcha cookin with that butterman????