July 30 is National Cheesecake Day.
Why not celebrate by watching a Golden Girls marathon? The Girls ate cheesecake more than 100 times during the course of the series, according to The History Kitchen. That’s why some consider The Golden Girls the most fattening show on TV: You can’t watch it without craving cheesecake.
In real life, Bea Arthur didn’t like cheesecake—but acting as if she did won her an Emmy.
Exactly how many problems have the Golden Girls solved over cheesecake?
- July 30 – National Cheesecake Day (ireport.cnn.com)
- What The Golden Girls Ate — Cheesecake (The History Kitchen)