Originally posted by blackcornflake
Americans don't call biscuits biscuits? Well, I'll be a hogtied hornswaggler.
Americans have cookies *AND* biscuits. They are night and day different. From dictionary.com:
n. pl. bis·cuits
1. A small cake of shortened bread leavened with baking powder or soda.
2. Chiefly British.
a. A thin, crisp cracker.