Rita's Italian Ice with Carl Tart & Christine Nangle (LIVE)

For our second show in Philadelphia, we're rejoined by Carl Tart (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, The Simpsons) to review a dessert chain founded in Pennsylvania: Rita's Italian Ice. Plus, another live edition of the Snack Stack.

Recorded live at Punch Line Philly on September 5th, 2019.

Sources for this week's intro include:

Water Ice: What It Is, What It Isn't, How To Say It And Where To Get It (By Julia Hatmaker)

https://www.pennlive.com/food/2018/07/water_ice_what_it_is_what_it_i.html

Ancient Sicilians Were Eating the Same Italian Ice We Know Today (By Danielle Wayda)

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/vbqy7x/italian-ice-history

Rita’s Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Giveaways, Politicians (By Dan McQuade)

https://www.phillymag.com/foobooz/2014/05/07/ritas-30th-anniversary-bensalem/

Water Ice, Philly's Classic Summer Cooler, Gets Hot Across The Country (By Caroline Beans)

https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/08/10/489217423/water-ice-phillys-classic-summer-cooler-gets-hot-across-the-country

Rita’s Corporate Website

https://www.ritasice.com/about-ritas/history/