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Finding Family in the South

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University of Georgia journalism student Erin Kenney on how being Southern allows you to find family, no matter where you are.

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All Y'all, All the Time

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Why "y'all" is "a magnificently elegant linguistic creation."

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Never Say Thank You for Passalong Plants

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Did your mother ever make you sit in the car while she dug up plants from someone's yard? Did you discover how much fun it was when you grew up?

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Opie and Me

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There is nothing you need to know about living life that you can't learn from watching "The Andy Griffith Show."

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Flannery O'Conner Quotes

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  “The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.”   “She looked at nice young men as if she could smell their stupidity.”   “Everywhere I go I'm asked if I think the university stifles writers. My opinion is that they don't stifle enough of them. There's many a best-seller that could have been prevented by a good teacher.”   “I write to discover what I know.”   “I don't deserve any credit for turning the other cheek as my tongue is always in it.”   “Anybody who has survived his childhood has enough information about...

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