The Foil-wrapped Dinners were also a staple for us in SoCal, back in the ‘Scouting Days’ of the 1950’s. We did call them "HOBO CHOW" at the time.
Jay Leno made me aware (last night) that the OHIO STATE BAND set the direction for the second half of the game by playing a long version of the "TITANIC" theme as the band slowly sunk under the ‘waves’. I think it compares nicely to real event, when the band played after the Liner hit the iceberg![:(]