Donut Fun Facts

Since today is National Donut Day, we thought it’d be the perfect time for this list of The Top Donut Fun Facts.


  • People who only eat them for breakfast are close-minded. 
  • The Pillsbury Doughboy doesn’t know why his “dough-nuts” never descended.
  • Police are currently spending most of their time keeping looters from damaging the Dunkin’ Donuts.
  • The largest donut ever made was 16 feet in diameter.  So it has that in common with Chris Christie.
  • People who put the donut hole back in the donut before eating them are called “diabetics.”
  • The most popular filling is jelly.  The least popular is rubber cement.
  • Bringing a box of donuts to work makes up for all those times you peed in the break room coffee pot.  
  • The word donut has two types of acceptable spellings, just like there are two types of diabetes.
  • Mike Pence stopped eating donuts when he heard they contain “trans” fats.
  • Canada has the most donut shops per capita of any country in the world, and keeps apologizing to all the other countries about it. 
  • In Alabama, donuts are classified as vegetables.