Tri States Public Radio http://tspr.org en It's Not Whisky, But Everyone In Scotland Drinks It By The Bottle http://tspr.org/post/its-not-whisky-everyone-scotland-drinks-it-bottle For a visitor to Scotland, it can be difficult to understand the local passion for a neon orange soda that locals call "the brew." The drink is Irn Bru (pronounced "iron brew").<p>You can find it from McDonald's to corner stores and pubs across Scotland. It is such a powerful force that it may even outsell Coca-Cola here — making it one of the few places on the globe where Coke isn't the leading brand.<p>"This stuff runs in my blood," says Chris Young, as he walks through downtown Glasgow carrying a bottle.<p>Perhaps he's not a fair sample, though, since he is actually drinking the stuff. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:00:00 +0000 Ari Shapiro 58941 at http://tspr.org It's Not Whisky, But Everyone In Scotland Drinks It By The Bottle Possible Change In Spring Lake Park Management http://tspr.org/post/possible-change-spring-lake-park-management <div style="font-family: arial,helvetica,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000"><div><span style="font-size: 14.0pt;">The Macomb City Council could turn to the private sector for help managing operations at Spring Lake Park. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:53:31 +0000 Emily Boyer 58899 at http://tspr.org Possible Change In Spring Lake Park Management Lifetime Promises To Bring Out The 'Strong Black Woman' In White Women http://tspr.org/post/lifetime-promises-bring-out-strong-black-woman-white-women Lifetime's new show <em>Girlfriend Intervention </em>is not subtle about its message. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:00 +0000 Linda Holmes 58937 at http://tspr.org Lifetime Promises To Bring Out The 'Strong Black Woman' In White Women Sarah Silverman Discusses Her Movie 'Jesus Is Magic' http://tspr.org/post/sarah-silverman-discusses-her-movie-jesus-magic Silverman won the Emmy for best writing for a variety special for her HBO special <em>We Are Miracles</em>. In 2005, she spoke with <em>Fresh Air</em> about her movie based on her acts in New York and Los Angeles.<p><em>Originally broadcast Nov. 09, 2005</em>. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Sarah+Silverman+Discusses+Her+Movie+%27Jesus+Is+Magic%27&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODM0NzY4MDEyMTY4NTkyNzMzZTEyMA004)"/></div><p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 editor 58943 at http://tspr.org Aaron Paul On Playing A Meth Dealer On 'Breaking Bad' http://tspr.org/post/aaron-paul-playing-meth-dealer-breaking-bad Paul won the Emmy for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for playing student-turned-drug dealer Jesse Pinkman. In 2011, he said his character was supposed to die in the first season.<p><em>Originally broadcast Sept. 19, 2011.<br /></em> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Aaron+Paul+On+Playing+A+Meth+Dealer+On+%27Breaking+Bad%27&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAxODM0NzY4MDEyMTY4NTkyNzMzZTEyMA004)"/></div><p> Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:57:00 +0000 editor 58942 at http://tspr.org