1. They hold syrup better Via sweetpeasandsaffron.com Sure, some of the syrup soaks into the pancakes, but you're just left with a big sticky puddle, as opposed to waffles whose syrup remains self-contained. 2. They actually hold all toppings better Via missfoodwise.com Berries, marshmallows, chocolate chips; it's like waffles were made to house deliciousness. 3. You can make anything into a waffle. Via thrillist.com Seriously, anything. (Like this hash-browns-for-bread bacon jalapeno grilled cheese.) 4. Chicken and Waffles Via Flickr: smooshy Man's greatest savory-sweet creation. Don't even try to argue it. 5. Waffle Sandwiches Via Flickr: mattdrollinger Just try picking up a sandwich made with two pancakes. I dare you. 6. Even frozen waffles are far superior Via Flickr: munchncrunch Frozen pancakes? No thanks. 7. There's no such thing as a "pancake cone" Via Flickr: 94887419@N08 Waffles are so good that they're their own type of ice cream cone. Your move, pancakes. 8. They're Leslie Knope approved Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via tumblr.com "Everyone should love waffles. If they don't, they're crazy." - said by the Pawnee Goddess herself. 9. Waffles and Dinges = heaven on Earth Via wafelsanddinges.com Do pancakes have an entire restaurant (AND chain of food trucks) dedicated solely to them and all of their glory? I don't think so. 10. IHOP also serves waffles on their menu Via ihop.com Yes, IHOP's emphasis is on their pancakes, but they also serve waffles. Neither Waffles and Dinges or Waffle House have pancakes anywhere on their menus. As it should be. 11. Waffle Tacos Via mic.com Yes, we know pancake tacos have been a thing for basically forever, but waffle tacos are the only ones worthy enough to make it as a fast-food breakfast staple. 12. Pancakes might make better art, but waffles make better 3D art Via buzzfeed.com Pancakes can't stand up to that. (GET IT??) 13. Two words: waffle fries Via bunsinmyoven.com We all know waffle fries are the best kind of fries. Sorry latkes. 14. They're portable Via smarttravelswithmegan.blogspot.com Waffles make the perfect meal for on-the-go. If you tried to take your pancakes with you, you'd just end up with a crumbly sticky mess and wonder why you didn't just make a waffle. 15. They're a staple of the continental breakfast Via smarttravelswithmegan.blogspot.com No matter what hotel you stay at, there will always be a waffle iron. Unless you order from a menu or have a buffet style set-up, you're probably not going to find any pancakes on your breakfast plate. 16. They do savory so much better Via amybites.com Let's face it. Waffles are just more versatile than pancakes. 17. JUST LOOK AT THESE WAFFLES. Via mostlyhomemademom.com *runs to the freezer and puts an entire box of waffles into the toaster* 18. Seriously, waffles are a work of art Via thebakermama.com Waffles are gorgeous by design. Pancakes have to be carefully designed to look half as visually stunning. 19. There's no competition, waffles are clearly better than pancakes. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via fatty-food.tumblr.com #TeamWaffles 4eva.