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David Christopher Salvatore, 50, Real Estate, Chocolate Sprinkle Cone

“I’m really a regular. I come to this location almost every day. It’s a necessity.”

Mister Softee: The Great Equalizer

Julia Bainbridge
Food Editor

You can learn a lot about people by their ice cream orders. We know that from our research at Yahoo, but we also know that because we sent photographer Michael Harlan Turkell to a Mister Softee truck, where he hung out for a few hours and talked to lovers of all things sweet, cold, and creamy. For their thoughts and feelings about sundaes, soft serve, and milkshakes, click on.