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Appomattox for Lexington Style

Naco | Oct 8, 2011 05:49 AM

"North Carolinians prefer Eastern North Carolina barbecue over western style barbecue, although a large number are agnostic on the issue, according to a new poll.

Overall, 42 percent of North Carolinians say they prefer eastern style barbecue to 26 percent who go for western style barbecue, according to a new survey by Public Policy Polling, a Democratic leaning firm based in Raleigh. Another 32 percent said they were not sure."

At a surrender ceremony on Friday, leading Lexington pitmasters surrendered their ketchup bottles and renounced the use of nightshades in an effort to avert the public clamor for war crimes trials. Top government officials have called for the establishment of a Truth and Reconciliation Commission, in which pitmasters could confess that they used ketchup in exchange for a full pardon.

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