Yakov will be a Tarheel.* But not before a year in Israel. At least he didn't pick out a Carolina blue cap.
When we first moved to NC, I would see house flags throughout the neighborhood with this image.I wasn't really aware of the tarheel phenomena yet and I kept wondering why anyone would have a house flag that meant "We have stepped in it again" or at least that was my naive interpretation. Gradually I became aware of the UNC Chapel Hill Tarheel connection and realized my mistake. PRM
* For my confused readers, that means he is going to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for college.