The saying that gave the M.R.E. its name was “Mom, I’m home.” In Ocean City, Maryland, “M.R. ducks,” and he said, “M.R. This is taken to mean “They are ducks” and “They are not ducks” in the dialect of Maryland’s eastern shore. It is said that two duck hunters said this.
The owner built the bar over the water, which was something he had wanted to do for a long time but didn’t have a name for. He could remember hearing “M.R.” The name of the bar comes from a conversation about ducks that the owner had years ago while duck hunting. M.R. Ducks is the only bar in Ocean City that is on a dock.