In suburban America this is a frequent phenomenon, especially if you live near large urban centers in the northeast or California. We do it about once every two weeks or so. Pizza and Chinese are old stand-byes, but let's not forget Mexican, sushi, Thai, B-bq, and soul food! Mmmmm! And I only hit the tip of the iceberg.
.....we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain -- that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom -- and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. A. Lincoln