It's our own Dan Savage, on the teevee with her AGAIN tonight at 6 p.m. (rebroadcast at 9) on HLN.
If you look up "behar" in Merriam-Webster's online, this is what you will find:
Main Entry: Cooch Be·har
Function: geographical name
former state NE India W of Assam; since 1947 attached to West Bengal
Behar is a very funny name, but Cooch Behar is even funnier.