As of July 1, Georgians can celebrate Independence Day with legit fireworks. I have to admit, I’m kind of excited – I spent my formative years in Texas, where people celebrate July 4th by eating brisket and doing Continue reading →
WE NEED PEOPLE TO MARCH IN THE PARADE AND PASS OUT CANDY TO THE CROWD. WALKERS NEED TO ARRIVE AT 9:30 A.M.-PLEASE BRING BAG, BUCKET OR SACK TO HOLD CANDY. BRING CANDY AS WELL SINCE WE ALWAYS SEEM TO RUN Continue reading →
That’s the money quote from Alabama Governor Robert Bentley, describing the tension between an American South steeped in the traditions of the Confederacy and a region that is working hard to attract businesses and jobs for its residents.