"The Social Network of the South"
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Have you ever witnessed something random and seemingly benign, something inconsequential to your daily life that ends up staying wedged in your head forever and till the end of time?
And even though it doesn’t have a single thing in the world to do with you, you still can’t shake it, move it or…Continue
Did y’all know that Vanilla Ice, the ‘90’s rapper and hip hop artist grew up in the South? Sounds crazy, but it’s true. I imagine he spent his childhood summers in Texas and Florida very much like we all did-trying to escape the relentless Southern summer heat. …Continue
"The only way I could figure they could approve upon Coca-Cola, one of life's most delightful elixirs, which studies prove will heal the sick and occasionally raise the dead, is to put rum or bourbon in it."- Lewis Grizzard
I love bourbon. I don't know why exactly. Maybe it's the mossy, woodsy, heady taste? Or the dark amber liquid, once touched upon the tongue, eases worries, searches the soul and softens dreams. Or maybe because it's as Southern as Sweet Tea…Continue