New Jersey's Pork Roll-Taylor Ham Wars


A 150-year-old blood feud over processed meat… When the New Jersey State Legislature tried to designate an Official State Sandwich, a battle broke out. Ought to it’s pork roll, egg, and cheese — or Taylor ham, egg, and cheese? Factor is, pork roll and Taylor ham are the identical meals. New Jerseyans simply cannot agree on what to name it. And this debate has its roots in a 150-year-old blood feud. We discuss with a bunch of locals, a pork roll historian, and comic Chris Gethard to seek out out: What is that this meals? Why does it matter a lot to the individuals of New Jersey? And why cannot they cease combating about it? 

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