Tag: South

Frankly, my dear

“Growing up Southern is a privilege, really. It’s more than where you were born, it’s an idea and state of mind that seems imparted at birth. It’s more than loving fried chicken, football, beer, and country music. It’s being hospitable and devoted to screen porches, magnolias, red velvet cake, coca cola, and each other. We …

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Save those Dixie cups

“There’s no such thing as being too Southern.” American comedian and author, Lewis Grizzard, was born on this day in 1946 (died 1994) I love the South. And no, it has nothing to do with the Confederacy. Although a better understanding of history might do everyone a bit of good. Not my point. I love …

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