Truck Stop

Transport, Violence, Food

Food fights aren't just for kids. Recent arson attacks on Pepsi delivery trucks in Mexico provoke a look into the vulnerability of food in transit.

A Sow’s Ear from Soap

Beijing, Food

Some people like pig's ears. But even those people draw the line at pig's ears that are neither ears, nor made from pigs.

Brave New Vending Machine


There's no shortage of vending machines filled with strange fare, from live crabs to fresh eggs. But how about one that will make anything you want?

The Sweet Sound of Ice Cream Trucks

Food, Eat the Street

There's nothing like the beckoning call of ice cream truck music. Long before today's food truck craze, ice cream vans reigned supreme among mobile food vendors, distinct for their use of alluring jingles.

Soft Serve: the Doomsday Ice Cream


I scream, you scream, we all scream...

Eating ‘Evil’


Eat out at the Conflict Kitchen, a Pittsburgh restaurant that only serves food from countries that are in conflict with the United States.