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    Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    There needs to be an intervention...the last few Clone Cones I've had have been terrible (by clone cone standards, which is still terribly delicious). I'm not sure if the workers there have ever made ice cream cones before in their lives. The guy who made mine at the Baylor game had the cone about a foot underneath the "spout" and then just kind of dumped the unsteady cone into a bowl. And it was all cardinal, no gold. Come on, concession workers, learn how to make an ice cream cone!!

    For $4 all I want is some properly frozen ice cream, in a cone, that is red and yellow. Go Cyclones!



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneted View Post
    There needs to be an intervention...the last few Clone Cones I've had have been terrible (by clone cone standards, which is still terribly delicious). I'm not sure if the workers there have ever made ice cream cones before in their lives. The guy who made mine at the Baylor game had the cone about a foot underneath the "spout" and then just kind of dumped the unsteady cone into a bowl. And it was all cardinal, no gold. Come on, concession workers, learn how to make an ice cream cone!!

    For $4 all I want is some properly frozen ice cream, in a cone, that is red and yellow. Go Cyclones!

    I'm with you, Spartacus. You had me at "all I want is some properly frozen ice cream, in a cone, that is red and yellow."



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneted View Post
    There needs to be an intervention...the last few Clone Cones I've had have been terrible (by clone cone standards, which is still terribly delicious). I'm not sure if the workers there have ever made ice cream cones before in their lives. The guy who made mine at the Baylor game had the cone about a foot underneath the "spout" and then just kind of dumped the unsteady cone into a bowl. And it was all cardinal, no gold. Come on, concession workers, learn how to make an ice cream cone!!

    For $4 all I want is some properly frozen ice cream, in a cone, that is red and yellow. Go Cyclones!
    The concessions are being run by a different company this year... it might be worth sending an e-mail to voice your complaints, before they get too set in their ways.



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    I would lawyer up...



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneted View Post
    There needs to be an intervention...the last few Clone Cones I've had have been terrible (by clone cone standards, which is still terribly delicious). I'm not sure if the workers there have ever made ice cream cones before in their lives. The guy who made mine at the Baylor game had the cone about a foot underneath the "spout" and then just kind of dumped the unsteady cone into a bowl. And it was all cardinal, no gold. Come on, concession workers, learn how to make an ice cream cone!!

    For $4 all I want is some properly frozen ice cream, in a cone, that is red and yellow. Go Cyclones!
    They put too much red dye in the mixture nowadays which makes it harder for the ice cream to be properly frozen.



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sloup View Post
    The concessions are being run by a different company this year... it might be worth sending an e-mail to voice your complaints, before they get too set in their ways.
    This is where the athletic department directed me to send a complaint:

    https://www.levyrestaurants.com/publ...contactus.aspx

    Send an email to Nick Britton at Hilton Coliseum too:

    nbritton@iastate.edu



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by Sloup View Post
    The concessions are being run by a different company this year...
    and oh does it show. the hot dogs suck too. rubbery as hell.



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    The big pretzels are pretty dang bad too. Not soft and warm and yummy like they're suppose to be


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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    You guys buy the overpriced concessions at basketball/football games? Huh.



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    and oh does it show. the hot dogs suck too. rubbery as hell.
    the $1 dogs off the roller grill at QT are better than at Hilton- embarrassing...



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    everybody in line had the ice cream falling out of their cones. i just asked for a bowl. runny, melty, and messy. still pretty tasty.



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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    This is almost as outrageous as the great "Nachos With No Jalapenos" debacle of 2010. I am outraged by the lack of proper ice cream education these workers have and feel that this great injustice should be taken to the highest authority.

    You sir are a champion among men for bringing this to light for the masses. I commend you for your bravery and pray that you will overcome this situation. Godspeed and Godbless on your upcoming journey.


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    Re: Clone Cones...I've Had Enough!!

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    You guys buy the overpriced concessions at basketball/football games? Huh.
    Yeah, it's another good way to support ISU athletics, since they get a cut of the revenue. They'd get a lot more if they hired a company who served quality food, regardless of price.


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