Did you know that the archives of Ulysses S. Grant are housed at a public university in Mississippi? That when I attended a music festival outside of Chicago in 2002, I was asked if people in Mississippi wear shoes? That I bore witness to more open racism in 2 hours in Iowa than I have in 27 years in the South?
I'm not saying that the South is pure as the driven snow, not even the gray slush piled against the curb. I'm just tired of people pissing on it.
In other news, come back Wednesday for words from Mark Terry!