Heat Wave Inspires Dashboard-Baked Cookies, S'mores, Bacon, Even Steak!

​While we've been experiencing pleasant springlike temperatures in our 'hood, much of the rest of the nation has been suffering in a burning hell of a heat wave. (We're not feeling smug at all.)

But hey, if you can't beat the heat, might as well bake in it! Several curious folks (and content-desperate media outlets) turned their cars into makeshift ovens, cooking up . . . well, see for yourself after the jump.    

S'mores 

 


In Cleveland, a local hospital baked the campfire favorite in a car, demonstrating that it is, in fact, hot in hurrr.   

Steak 
Heat Wave Inspires Dashboard-Baked Cookies, S'mores, Bacon, Even Steak!
WTOP

DC-based WTOP cranked it up a few notches by cooking an entire steak meal


Pizza and Chicken 
Heat Wave Inspires Dashboard-Baked Cookies, S'mores, Bacon, Even Steak!
Earl Green

​Blogger Earl Green gives step-by-step instructions on solar-cooking frozen pizza and chicken filets, adding in the comments, "You can call it redneck. I call it resourceful!"

Cookies and Bacon 

Lots of folks attempted cookies, but our sister paper Dallas Observer baked cookies and bacon. Then ate it. And lived to tell about it. 


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