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To dunk or to crumble - that is the question

Recently I read an article by John T. Edge, the venerable Southern food writer and director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, in which he referenced his master’s thesis written about the Potlikker and Cornpone Debate of 1931. 631 more words

Southern

"Share Our Wealth"- Huey Long

Source: hueylong.com

Radio Address by Senator Huey P. Long, of Louisiana, February 23, 1934

Ladies and Gentlemen: —

I have only 30 minutes in which to speak to you this evening, and I, therefore, will not be able to discuss in detail so much as I can write when I have all of the time and space that is allowed me for the subjects, but I will undertake to sketch them very briefly without manuscript or preparation, so that you can understand them so well as I can tell them to you tonight. 4,861 more words

American Culture

SPPN Channel: Video: All The Kings Men: Broderick Crawford Playing Huey Long


This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, May, 2013

I think the best way to describe Huey Long aka Louisiana Kingfish would be compared him with the recently deceased President of Venezuela Hugo Chavez. 170 more words

Socialists

A GOVERNORS VISION

This will appear in The Gazette, week of 10/6/2014, Farmerville, Louisiana, USA

Leadership is epitomized by the ability to look to the future and envision a final product or goal and then drive to fulfill this vision. 808 more words

Farmerville Louisiana

On the First of October learn about the First woman elected to the U.S. Senate (Hint: she is from Arkansas)

Arkansas’s Hattie Caraway, the first woman elected to serve in the U.S. Senate, is the topic of Dr. Nancy Hendricks’ talk at Legacies & Lunch, the Butler Center’s monthly history lecture, on Wednesday, October 1, at noon in the Main Library’s Darragh Center. 198 more words

History