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When Bigfoot officiated Santa’s wedding: A southern fairy tale

So I blogged about this -- the most unlikely event in the history of events -- when it occurred back in May but I've now fleshed it out into a fairy tale for posterity. You know, so people from the future can say, "This is one crazy fairy tale. The ones with dwarves, witches and… Continue reading When Bigfoot officiated Santa’s wedding: A southern fairy tale

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This book tells you 10 things all southerners should now

Ten things every southerner should know: Following is an excerpt from this week’s column, which now originates on It's a Southern Thing. The link at the bottom takes you to the full column. I do that because Southern Thing owns the rights to this column and I can’t blog it in its entirety. Be sure… Continue reading This book tells you 10 things all southerners should now

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How Fannie Flagg claimed fried green tomatoes for the south

"How Fannie Flagg claimed fried green tomatoes for the south." Following is an excerpt from this week’s column on It's a Southern Thing. The link at the bottom takes you to the full column. I do that because It's a Southern Thing owns the rights to this column and I can’t blog it in its… Continue reading How Fannie Flagg claimed fried green tomatoes for the south

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Here’s why southerners are tired of taking New York’s poop

Here's why southerners are tired of taking New York's poop: Following is an excerpt from this week’s column on AL.com. The link at the bottom takes you to the full column. I do that because AL.com owns the rights to this column and I can’t blog it in its entirety. Enough is enough, New York.… Continue reading Here’s why southerners are tired of taking New York’s poop

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Someone told me saying ‘y’all’ makes me sound uneducated, y’all

Following is an excerpt from this week’s column on AL.com. The link at the bottom takes you to the full column. I do that because AL.com owns the rights to this column and I can’t blog it in its entirety. I admit it – I’m a y’all-aholic. I like to say it. I like to… Continue reading Someone told me saying ‘y’all’ makes me sound uneducated, y’all