Cheese Truck Fire Makes Freeway Fondue

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  1. Vuzie macrumors regular

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    Saw this headline and of course I had to read more

    Everybody, quick to Sacramento, bring bread and really long skewers. Fondue Party! :D
     
  2. ezzie macrumors 68020

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    i so would have eaten that cheese off the road. :eek:
     
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    i'd say you love cheese in general, cheese. :D

    man...could you imagine how terrible the cleanup would be?
     
  5. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

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    It would brie terrible.
     
  6. Jaffa Cake macrumors Core

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    Until they get it properly cleaned up, people are going to have to drive caerphilly...
     
  7. WildCowboy Administrator/Editor

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    Oh man...how is this going to affect the cost of cheese here in the Bay Area? The ripple effects from this could be awful. :( ;)
     
  8. imac/cheese macrumors 6502a

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    :D I am getting hungry just thinking about this.

    For clean-up, they just need to bring in a bunch of dogs (once the cheese has cooled down) and let them lick the pavement clean.

    Actually now that I think of it, that probably wouldn't be a good idea with all the other burnt truck parts mixed in. the dogs might get sick.
     
  9. Gymnut macrumors 68000

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    Will the price of cheese rise in the the stock market?:eek:
     
  10. Vuzie thread starter macrumors regular

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    heh... been resisting the urge to delve into countless bad cheese jokes...

    yeah... now all I want is some hot gooey cheesey foodstuff.
     
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    Wow....that door got slammed shut. :eek:
     
  12. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

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    Are you saying our jokes are no gouda?
     
  13. EricNau Moderator emeritus

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    You can read another version of the story here, along with a video here.
     
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    Feta love of all that is good and tasty, she just keeps trying...
     
  15. Jaffa Cake macrumors Core

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    All joking aside, are any pedestrians going to be affected by this? I can imagine you're not going to be able to wade through a street of melted cheese without wearing a stilton your foot...
     
  16. bartelby macrumors Core

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    I camembert this any more. I'm going to sleep.
     
  17. EricNau Moderator emeritus

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    I cantal for sure, but I don't believe so.

    Seriously though, it's on a freeway, so there aren't any pedestrians.
     
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    Wow, that gets my goat.

    Wasn't this on an old eposide of "The Roquefort Files"?


    (goes off to dig out the Monty Python "cheese shop" sketch)
     
  20. Vuzie thread starter macrumors regular

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    Blue... no whey. But since no one seems to give edam....

    friggin sweet video... love the shooting flames. I grew up here and know this intersection well. It sucks on any normal day, now the commute is going to turn into a muenster for some....
     
  21. gauchogolfer macrumors 603

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    I pray to St. Albray that no one was hurt (or had a havarti attack).
     
  22. Abstract macrumors Penryn

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    Me too. Surely the 3 second rule should apply to the road as well.


    Yes...."terrible". ;)


    *starts salivating*
     
  23. mkrishnan Moderator emeritus

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    I'm with everyone else who would've eaten the cheese. I'll stop by the grocery on the way. :eek:
     
  24. MacNut macrumors Core

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    They better get that off the road before it curds.:eek: Where is Little Miss Muffet.:p
     

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