@GOOD Asks: How Do You Feel About Wraps Versus Sandwiches? The Community Answers

Yesterday on Twitter and Facebook, we asked our friends: How do you feel about wraps versus sandwiches?

I usually don't share my opinion in these roundups. But today, I felt the need to stand up for the wrap, especially after Megan Greenwell's roast. There is nothing like crispy lettuce, ripe tomatoes, buttery avocado, creamy hummus, and salty feta cheese wrapped in a thin, malleable, non-overpowering wrap. I am happy to declare that I am a wrap fan.

If you haven't been following along with sandwich week at GOOD, it's not too late to get in on the action. Nominate your state sammie, read an ode to the humble egg sandwich, or learn how Smucker's tried to patent a sandwich.

We pose a question to our Twitter and Facebook faithfuls once a day, so if you’re not yet a @GOOD follower or fan, make sure to sign up and participate in the conversation.

Here's a sampling of responses from our Twitter:

And here is what our Facebook buddies had to say:

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Conservative radio host Dennis Prager defended his use of the word "ki*e," on his show Thursday by insisting that people should be able to use the word ni**er as well.

It all started when a caller asked why he felt comfortable using the term "ki*e" while discussing bigotry while using the term "N-word" when referring to a slur against African-Americans.

Prager used the discussion to make the point that people are allowed to use anti-Jewish slurs but cannot use the N-word because "the Left" controls American culture.

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