This 1950s Futuristic Food Truck Could Bake Bread in Just Nine Seconds

These days you can get just about anything from a food truck: pulled pork waffles, cheeseburger sushi, and even snail lollipops. But how about freshly baked bread, made to order in just nine seconds? That was the vision of a 1956 ad for, of all things, ball bearings. » 6/05/13 5:17pm 6/05/13 5:17pm

Food Trucks Are Increasingly Serious Terrorism Threat, Says NYC's Fire…

In an internal-use-only document obtained by Public Intelligence, NYC's Fire Department outlines its concerns about the increasing number of food trucks around New York. Not only are they serious fire hazards—with large propane and gasoline tanks—but also a genuine terrorist threat. It sounds silly, but the arguments… » 10/24/12 2:12pm 10/24/12 2:12pm