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This is from back in 2006...and scroll to minute 2:12 to see the Star Wars themed pizza spinning competition...and you will also notice the Great Tony Gemignani of Tony's Pizzeria. Check out the video below
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The man, the myth, the Legend - Tony Gemignani of Tony's Pizzeria and Capo's (among others) is serving a limited amount (50) of $100 Gold Topped Pizza's starting today at Tony's Pizzeria in North Beach. Now before you get into a tiff about the price, please know that this is for a great cause and for the 50th Super Bowl anniversary with the $5,000 raised from the sales, all proceeds will be donated to the NFL Affiliated Kick Hunger Challenge.

Read all about it here...or better yet, stroll down to North Beach and check out his amazing pizzeria and one of the pie's.


If sitting at home shopping online for great Cyber Monday deals isn't being lazy Domino's is helping you continue to be lazy and add a few pounds on for the holidays with their 50% off all menu-priced pizza's! This deal will last until December 6th.
So continue to sit on your butt and spend money you don't need to with this Domino's their press release here


Urban Outfitters was once the young, hip clothing retailer everyone knew and, it is a second thought to most shoppers and a retail giant that is now dwindling.
So what's a once retail giant supposed to do? Open a pizza restaurant! Everyone loves pizza and will never go out of style.
Click here for video and info on Urban Outfitters opening their own pizza joint.


Domino's is definitely on the forefront of pizza delivery...their pizza's need some work...but we can talk about that later.
Read all about the new Donimo's pizza delivery cars with warming oven's and other cool delivery features here.


American Pizza Statistics
93 percent of Americans eat pizza at least once a month -- in fact the average American knocks back 46 slices a year.
$38 billion is how much we spend nationally per year on pizza.
Over the course of a year we consume about 3 billion pizzas total!
73,000 is how many pizzerias there are in the US, between them they sell 350 slices every second.
The largest pizza ever made was almost 130 feet in diameter. The pie weighed almost 50,000 pounds, including four tons of mozzarella cheese.
The largest pizza delivery ever was 30,000 pies. A non-profit group called Pizzas 4 Patriots teamed-up with DHL to send them to the troops in Afghanistan.
The top five days for selling pizza are New Year’s Eve, Halloween, the night before Thanksgiving, New Year’s Day and Super Bowl Sunday: when 70 percent of fans eat at least one slice.
$1,000 is the price of "the luxury pizza" at New York’s Nino’s Bellissima Restaurant; it’s topped with six varieties of caviar, chives, fresh lobster and crème fraiche.
"Mystic Pizza" was Matt Damon’s first film.
36 percent of people consider pizza the perfect breakfast and 36 percent of pizza orders have pepperoni as a topping.
Women are twice as likely as men to order vegetables on their pizza.