Originally Posted by Rockin Robbins
Absolutely! The Spanish didn't have really great marketing guys then and probably missed the connection entirely. And strangely enough, I don't recall anyone making fun of them that way. I had a friend who called it a Cowtaco, but I'm not sure he made the "taco" connection.
Heck, in those days the Taco Bell menu board had a pronunciation guide and description of just what a taco was. People overwhelmingly didn't know! Can you imagine that? It's a different world now.
Yeah I can't believe I learned German... absolutely no reason for that when you live here. Shoulda learned Spanish or Chinese.