Diners Report Seeing Virgin Mary On Food Griddle

The hottest thing on the griddle at the Las Palmas restaurant these days isn't the food -- it's the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe that a cook says she saw on the griddle.

Restaurant manager Brenda Martinez says more than 100 people
have flocked to the small town of Calexico on the California-Mexico
border to gaze at the likeness of the Virgin Mary since it was discovered as the griddle was being cleaned.

Among the awe-struck was a group of masked Mexican wrestlers who arrived Thursday for an exhibition at a nearby swap meet.

One, known as Mr. Tempest, says: "This is amazing. It's a true

Since the discovery, the griddle has been taken out of service
and placed in a shrine in a storage room.

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  • by Dave on May 1, 2009 at 10:09 AM
    These people must really feel BLESSED.
  • by MADDOG Location: GREENVILLE on May 1, 2009 at 07:06 AM
    Come on ,,look at the griddle,,I would not let my dog eat there.
  • by William Location: ENC on Apr 30, 2009 at 07:45 PM
    A clean griddle, huh? Sounds like an IMMACULATE CONTRAPTION for frying to me.
  • by Dave on Apr 30, 2009 at 06:20 PM
    Some people will do anything for attention.
  • by Clean Location: G'ville on Apr 30, 2009 at 06:03 PM
    That was one dirty grill!
  • by Ladyluck Location: Winterville on Apr 30, 2009 at 06:03 PM
    Sorry! I don't see it.
  • by Kelli Location: Jacksonville on Apr 30, 2009 at 05:47 PM
    Sorry I'm a skeptic.

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