Why are hot dogs called hot dogs?

Asked on near Edmond, OK
Topics: Food & DrinkHot Dogs, American Food

Answer

In a cartoon vendors were yelling "Get your hot dogs!" at each other. As a result, the name "hot dog" caught on.

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