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#1 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:17 PM

Just had to explain to a co-worker who grew up in Redding CT.



#2 JBetty

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:21 PM

:lol:



#3 Spidergawd

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:21 PM

Of course.  I regularly work at convention centers. 

 

Trust me when I tell you there are good ones.  And there are baaaaaaaaaaaaaadddddddd ones.



#4 Joker

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:21 PM

Fine dining delivered semi-fresh



#5 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:25 PM

:crazy:



#6 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:29 PM

from redding?

 

really?

 

connecticut was the first place i heard the term.....



#7 Jwheelz

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:29 PM

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#8 Depends

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:31 PM

ptomaine train



#9 In A Silent Way

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:33 PM

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#10 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:33 PM

chili dogs for breakfast



#11 In A Silent Way

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:37 PM

Snappy Dawgs in downtown Bridgeport

 

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#12 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:38 PM

that's the ticket!



#13 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:38 PM

from redding?

 

really?

 

connecticut was the first place i heard the term.....

 

 

Well I didn't think you picked it up down south first.



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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:39 PM

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:clap:



#15 Java Time

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:41 PM

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roach coaches :funny1:



#16 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:41 PM

Roach coaches are the ultimate street food.



#17 In A Silent Way

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:46 PM

Loved me some Snappy Dawg when I worked downtown.



#18 unbroken_chain

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:49 PM

nothing beats those trucks that roll up in bar districts 'round closing time, too....   they have a taco etc truck round here....  4 am and spicy burritos makes for a messy sidewalk scene though :rolling:



#19 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:51 PM

I'm actually hitting a food truck festival here in Vancouver today.



#20 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:53 PM

I'm actually hitting a food truck festival here in Vancouver today.

 

 

A festival?  How many food trucks are expected to be in attendance?



#21 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:55 PM

14+ is the number I saw. Here's a pic from yesterday.

 

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#22 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:57 PM

Nice looking coaches.



#23 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:57 PM

Well I didn't think you picked it up down south first.

 

 

nope, drive in's, road houses, juke joints , and barbeque



#24 JBetty

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

The Whey Station

Gourmet grilled cheese n stuff.

 

 

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#25 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

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#26 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

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#27 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:00 PM

What are they vending out of the pink Westfalia?



#28 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:01 PM

What are they vending out of the pink Westfalia?

http://www.pigonthestreet.com/

 

Pig!



#29 hoagie

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:02 PM

oh, you mean food trucks.

 

Grease Trucks in New Brunswick NJ....



#30 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:02 PM

Achin' For Bacon!   YES



#31 sarah b.

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:03 PM

A mobile catering truck.

#32 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:03 PM

when my dad was in yale after his first stoke, i ate new haven street food every day, nothing short of amazing



#33 JBetty

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:05 PM

when my dad was in yale after his first stoke, i ate new haven street food every day, nothing short of amazing

 

 

 

I thought this was about your hippy dad stoking up with Bill and Hillary, and it didn't make any sense until I read it again. 



#34 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:07 PM

yeah, try to keep up.........



#35 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:07 PM

:lol:



#36 In A Silent Way

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:07 PM

nothing beats those trucks that roll up in bar districts 'round closing time, too....   they have a taco etc truck round here....  4 am and spicy burritos makes for a messy sidewalk scene though :rolling:

 

Ain't nothing rolling up Crown Street in New Haven. The police block the street 30 minutes before closing time.



#37 concert andy

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:07 PM

Found a good pic...

 

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#38 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:08 PM

Found a good pic...

 

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Nice sized line!



#39 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:09 PM

Ain't nothing rolling up Crown Street in New Haven. The police block the street 30 minutes before closing time.

 

 

nope, b'port has fire engine pizza though



#40 TheDHJ

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:09 PM

Found a good pic...

 

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Wow...looks like a bunch of squares lining up for something like pantyhose. :rolleyes:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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#41 Spidergawd

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:09 PM

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Fuck Jerry Roll Guy, aka "Angry the Clown"!!  That obnoxious, misogynistic prick will never see a penny of our money.



#42 hoagie

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:09 PM

nice Andy!~



#43 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:09 PM

yeah, try to keep up.........

 

 

Did you make note of the pig coach?    :naughty:



#44 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:10 PM

new haven has started to suck for late night food

 

yorkside pizza'd

 

yuk!



#45 In A Silent Way

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:11 PM

I thought this was about your hippy dad stoking up with Bill and Hillary, and it didn't make any sense until I read it again. 

 

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#46 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:11 PM

Did you make note of the pig coach?     :naughty:

 

 

i did indeed, supposedly, marty's getting a new fire truck.....darin's down



#47 Chip

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:12 PM

Of course.  I regularly work at convention centers. 

 

Trust me when I tell you there are good ones.  And there are baaaaaaaaaaaaaadddddddd ones.

exactly this, convention center too, lol, me and the teamster.

 

 

It is probably a rumor, but I have heard several times that the manufacture of the silver roach coach thing they put in the back of pick-ups is a front business of the Hell's Angels.   



#48 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:14 PM

i did indeed, supposedly, marty's getting a new fire truck.....darin's down

 

 

Oh boy!



#49 cassady

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:16 PM

i know, gotta talk to marty about the "little" truck   ;)

 

this could really work

 

 

like anywhere



#50 TEO

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 07:19 PM

YES