So there’s also a National Hot and Spicy Food Day in August; this one, however, is International. But if we can have two Date Nut Bread Days, we can definitely dedicate two different days to hot and spicy foods.
Also, Food Confessions time: I’ve never had a Fig Newton. I’ve had Apple Newtons, but never fig. I’ve tried an actual fig once; my recollection was that it was incredibly bland and slightly unpleasant.