Mmmm, Smells Like Shit
"The Bi-Lo on Alamance Church Road alone expects to sell more than 10,000 pounds [of chitlins] in the two weeks before the game." The News & Record does a feature story on the popularity of chitlins before the NC A&T homecoming game. Although I grew up in the South and am generally willing to eat new and disgusting things, boiled pig intestines have never crossed my lips. Maybe this week...
Bush's speech on Monday night addressed many of the questions I asked in the my column the day before, but didn't provide the specifics I was looking for about Iraq's putative support for terrorism. It did raise another question that drove Elijah and Sydney nuts: how can the President of the United States mispronounce "nuclear" so many times? My only answer: he's saying "nuke-you-ler" on purpose. That leads to yet another query: Why?