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Celebrating Other People’s Holidays

Dan attends a Chinese New Year celebration with no chinese people, and a “Gentile Passover” where he’s the only Jewish person.

American St. Patrick’s Day, Through Irish Eyes

Writer and comedian Maeve Higgins tells us how she handles meals alone or with a sad friend, and explains why she still feels more Irish than Irish-American.

Other People’s Holidays

When one culture's holiday becomes everyone's excuse to party, what's gained and what's lost? We go to two very unique gatherings to find out.

Your Mom’s Food Pt. 3: Soledad O’Brien Cooks Rice, Not Beans

The TV host's Afro-Cuban mom and Irish-Australian dad got married when interracial marriage was still illegal in much of the US. She tells us how different cultures came together on the dinner table.

Comic Maeve Higgins Is On The Michael Fassbender Diet

The writer and comedian tells us how she handles meals alone or with a sad friend, and explains why she still feels more Irish than Irish-American.

A Priest Walks Into A Bar

What do a great bartender and a great priest have in common? We ask a Catholic priest who moonlights as a mixologist.