Battle of the BBQ Brethren on Long Island 8/7/11

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kozel
Double Cheeseburger
2011/08/08 09:28:59
Here's a Newsday video on the Long Island KCBS sanctioned event.  You may recognize a fellow Roadfooder that competed in this years event.
 
http://www.newsday.com/video/barbecue-battle-1.3081873
 
Ooops, paywall, see if this link works.
 
http://www.newsday.com/vi...o-1.1482431?idno=34371
post edited by kozel - 2011/08/08 12:33:56
Foodbme
Porterhouse
Re:Battle of the BBQ Brethren on Long Island 8/7/11 2011/08/08 12:36:01
Neither one works1 Subscriber only.
kozel
Double Cheeseburger
Re:Battle of the BBQ Brethren on Long Island 8/7/11 2011/08/08 14:17:08
Foodbme

Neither one works1 Subscriber only.

 
Sadly, cablevision bought Newsday and implemented a paywall and in 3 months they only picked up 35 subscribers for web content.
http://www.observer.com/2...ions-newsdays-web-site
 
It's a shame, the video journalist Chris Ware did an rather nice job. 
 
There are some stills over at mouthfuls with the aforementioned roadfooder clearly labeled.  He's in the 2nd posting of photos.
 
http://mouthfulsfood.com/forums/index.php?/topic/24325-2011-battle-of-the-bbq-brethren-ny-state-championship/
 
post edited by kozel - 2011/08/08 14:18:54
Pigiron
Double Chili Cheeseburger
Re:Battle of the BBQ Brethren on Long Island 8/7/11 2011/08/09 11:50:49
The day the Dolan family (AKA Cablevision) touched Newsday, it spelled the end of a fantastic organization with roots in the community.  One of the great institutions of Long Island, turned into compost overnight.   Seriously, how does this family make any money?  They destroy everything.  Newsday, The Wiz, The Knicks, MSG Television, Clearview Cinemas, Voom Sattelite TV.  One of the worst corporations in America- yet somehow, they're making billions.  Go figure.