Speaking of food, novelists and philosophers occasionally do just that.

Independence Day
by Richard Ford (1995)

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"...I declared that only two things would a human being buy when he pulled off the road at our sign: a frosty mug of root beer and a hell of a good Polish wurst-dog of the sort everyone always dreams about and wishes they could find while driving through some semi-scenic backwater with a hunger on."

Well, it does sound better than a Big Gulp and Twinkies

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