A passenger who was on board the ill-fated cruise ship, the Carnival Triumph, answers questions from Reddit nerdlings. As far as the food situation goes, there wasn't any rationing, but: "There was [sic] a lot of random sandwiches. Sometimes tomato and lettuce, zucchini mayo, onion lettuce, cheese bacon mayo, etc. they weren't particularly good, but you made do." Also, there were "a few fights over food and the long lines." [Reddit]
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