Tag Archives: Birmingham

The Play-in Results are in!

The play-in round of our first Southern Sweets Showdown is officially over … with some surprising results. Read on to find out who made it to the first round, and who will be going back to the kitchen cupboard in shame.

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Southern Sweet: A Little Powder for Your Pucker

This Southern sweet is by far the youngest competitor in our crowded field. The product of Creative Concepts, a Birmingham-based candy company founded in 1997, Pucker Powder may be unfamiliar to anyone who isn’t either in school or the parent of someone who is. Welcome to the Southern Sweet generation gap.

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Be a Real Southern Man #42 – Playing Catch (Up)

Welcome to your virtual manual for becoming a Real Southern Man.

Today’s how-to tip is our easiest one, yet. You don’t have to go anywhere, buy anything or risk life and limb to do it. This one is more about arming yourself with information and playing a little catch-up.

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A Real Southern Man is… #3

Today’s entry of “A Real Southern Man is…” is a surprisingly divisive one. Roughly half of the RSM contributors not only agree with this one, but resemble it. The other half find it an embarrassing stereotype.

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A Little Help Please!

On the three-month anniversary of the tornadoes that ripped through the heart of the South, RSM Lee Meadows reflects on what it means to help.

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Southern Living reminds us “What Stands in a Storm”

This week, Southern Living’s August issue hits newsstands with special coverage of the aftermath of April’s tornadoes that tore through the heart of the South.

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Twanglish Lesson: Windur

Twanglish Lessons is your bi-weekly guide to the finer points of the official Southern language. Remember, it’s not English; it’s Twanglish.

Today’s Twanglish Lesson reveals the multi-faceted nature of Twanglish as a dialect…

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