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IHOP says it’s changing its name to IHOb, and it will explain why on Monday.

The 60-year-old franchise’s coy announcement was made on Twitter on Tuesday.

“For 60 pancakin’ years, we’ve been IHOP. Now, we’re flippin’ our name to IHOb. Find out what it could b on 6.11.18. #IHOb”

Speculation is that the “B” will stand for breakfast.

But not everyone is so keen on the change, which set off a twitterati storm.

The tweet has sparked thousands of comments on the social media platform.

In the lead-up to next week’s reveal, IHOP also tweeted a poll, asking, “IHOb? What could it b?”

People can vote for one of four options: biscuits, bacon, butternut squash and barnacles.

However, that hasn’t stopped Twitter users from weighing in with other ideas.

“Blueberries?” a user asked the chain.

“Blueberries, bacon, breakfast… There are so many possi-b-ilities,” IHOP responded.

https://twitter.com/IHOP/status/1004092786864476160

“Burritos I called it years ago,” a different person tweeted.

“Nope, keep guessing!” the company wrote back, shooting down the idea.

IHOP also had a message for a user who said it’s “breakfast.”

“o-b-viously you should come back on 6/11 to see what it’s gonna b,” it said.

https://twitter.com/IHOP/status/1003999893642465280

“Burgers,” another person declared.

IHOP’s reply? “but it could b anything… you’ll just have to stay tuned!”

Someone else chimed in, “100% international house of barbecue, it is going to be BARBECUED pancakes.”

“whoaaa there,” IHOP tweeted.

The move isn’t a joke, a company rep told the New York Post.

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19 Comments
19 Comments
Granny Pat June 7, 2018
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Stupid name, but why should I care? I don't eat there!
Art LaPella June 7, 2018
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International House of Barf, of course!
DealWithIt June 6, 2018
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Breakfast would be the obvious choice but they serve lunch and dinner too! IHOb with a lower case b is odd. House of Bitches? Bums? Babies?
Louis Galmarini June 6, 2018
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For 60 pancakin’ years, we’ve been IHOP. Now, we’re flippin’ our name to IHOb. Find out what it could b on 6.11.18. How about this: WE DON'T GIVE A FLYING FUCK ABOUT YOUR ASSHOLE 'RESTAURANT'. You've been almost pulling bankruptcy files every year for DECADES. Anyone who's eaten at your restaurant understands why. Do what you want - it doesn't matter. No one is paying attention. No one is going to come into your fucking cockroach-infested work place.
Ron Hunter June 6, 2018
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Another tribute to New Coke. Make a change NO ONE wanted, NO ONE likes, and that MEANS NOTHING, and wonder why your business falls off? Yeah, great move! Don't eat there but maybe once a year. BTW, a 'hob' is a cook stove! Grin. Are they going to sell them, or maintain them, or.....
MICHAEL MCPOLAND June 6, 2018
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MICHAEL MCPOLAND June 6, 2018
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basicbullshit to get attention. Food is fair and service is spotty. Usually a loud and unruly crowd with lots of little kids screaming and running around while their fat mommas stuff their own faces.
Raejean French June 6, 2018
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Ballroom dancing? Bowling balls? Bariatric Surgery? I tremble at the possibilities!
Dave Dolan June 6, 2018
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Make the name, 'UJump'. meaning you jump to us from other competitors.
Anniepearl June 6, 2018
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What are the i initials for nasty food and sucky costomer service?
mountaineer June 6, 2018
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Not a single damn was given.
Tim Woolsey June 6, 2018
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ANd this is news why???
Chuck June 6, 2018
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You don't want to be clueless when someone suggests a visit to IHOb, do you?
Michael Terrell June 6, 2018
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How is this news?
brenda June 6, 2018
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WE THE PEOPLE' HAVE THE POWER OF OUR VOICES AND OUR VOTES, TO VOTE OUT THE ENTIRE LYING,CORRUPT, TREASONOUS DEMOCRAT PARTY COME NOV 2018, VOTE TO MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN AND TO END ALL CORRUPTIONS IN WASHINGTON GOVERNMENT SHARE WITH OTHERS
Tina Grayson June 6, 2018
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I love Ihop! What a great way to gain pu-b-licity.
Jaybo One June 6, 2018
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How stupid....
paulette barrow June 6, 2018
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WOW I THINK ITS CRAZY
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