Food and Drink
North Carolina's entry is Hops Burger Bar in Greensboro.
If you're so jaded you want to order fried chicken at Galatoire's, go ahead, but I feel sorry for you.
From Examine.com, "Your Unbiased Source on Nutrition and Supplements":
There are no studies that indicate any long-term health risks from drinking diet soda. . . . There is no evidence that diet soda inhibits fat loss, or that it even spikes insulin levels to levels that would be detrimental to health.
The Colonel's secret is out. (Coming soon to a social science journal near you: the effect of the recipe release on KFC's sales.)
Related: "Uncovering the secrets of NYC’s favorite foods".
Raleigh is ranked #19; Charlotte, #13; and Big D and DC are the two highest ranked cities outside of California.
Xavier will soon rise in the college rankings.
It's a shame I probably won't be back because I missed these when I was there and they look pretty good.
My advice: stick with the babka.
Link courtesy of my older daughter.
It's a worthwhile argument, and even bad pizza is usually good pizza, but I'm not persuaded.