Barbecue http://wunc.org en VIDEO: Colbert Claims To Be A Tar Heel After Sister Loses SC Congressional Race http://wunc.org/post/video-colbert-claims-be-tar-heel-after-sister-loses-sc-congressional-race <p>On his popular Comedy Central talk show <a href="http://www.colbertnation.com/">The Colbert Report</a> Wednesday night, Stephen Colbert mourned the fact that his sister, <a href="/post/mark-sanford-wins-house-race">Elizabeth Colbert-Busch, lost to former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford</a> in a race for the state’s first district’s Congressional seat.</p><p>“Mark Sanford beat my sister,” Colbert said. “I feel so betrayed by South Carolina.”</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 14:23:20 +0000 Laura Candler 15122 at http://wunc.org VIDEO: Colbert Claims To Be A Tar Heel After Sister Loses SC Congressional Race Jewish-American Identity & Food http://wunc.org/post/jewish-american-identity-food <p>A lot of what we cook defines us. Say "barbecue and sweet tea" and people hear, "the South." The same is true for immigrants. As hyphenated Americans we are what we eat. This will be the subject of an upcoming lecture by Nora Rubel, an assistant professor of religion and classics at the University of Rochester in New York. Rubel earned her graduate degree at UNC-Chapel Hill and returns next week talk about "The Settlement Cookbook and the Transformation of Jewish-American Identity." But first she joins guest host Laura Leslie with a preview.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2009 15:57:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Susan Davis & Laura Leslie 15129 at http://wunc.org Holy Smoke http://wunc.org/post/holy-smoke <p>Most traditions have plenty of people, history and folklore to back them up. Carolina barbecue is no different. A new book called, "Holy Smoke: The Big Book of North Carolina Barbecue" explores the Tar Heel tradition - past and present. Wed, 12 Nov 2008 10:00:00 +0000 Frank Stasio & Daniel Zola 15128 at http://wunc.org Holy Smoke