Until the late 19th century, the South was a virtual breeding ground for failed nations, nation-states and republics? Here’s a quick run-down of some of the highlights … or low-lights, as they were:Read more
Apparently, the state of Oklahoma is working hard to get themselves declared officially Southern. According to today’s Tulsa World, the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation is adding shotgun training to their existing offerings in the state’s schools. A program called Archery in the Schools is already in 310 schools statewide, and now shotguns are next. […]Read more
“I am a Baylor Bear. And over the past twenty years, I’ve suffered through some tough times, some really tough times, and at least two really super-duper tough times. I have the right to say or sue anything I want.”
RSM Nicklaus Louis looks at conference re-alignment from a Baylor POV.Read more
Twanglish Lessons is your bi-weekly guide to mastering the finer points of the Southern language. Remember: it’s not English. It’s Twanglish.
The fun part of today’s Twanglish Lesson is that it’s not only a fairly common Southern phrase, but also a very uncommon place name.Read more