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November 2011

Hillary Country

November 30, 2011 // 60 Comments

Obama heads to Hillary Country to face his greatest weakness Pennsylvania Here’s a roundup of the interesting stuff on the web this morning: (1) Medicaid spending on [...]

American Airlines Files For Bankruptcy

November 29, 2011 // 14 Comments

American Airlines Files For Bankruptcy Texas American Airlines has filed for bankruptcy after losing billions of dollars in the last 14 out of 16 quarters. It was one of the [...]

Swallowing the Dog

November 28, 2011 // 62 Comments

In the South, the term "swallowing the dog" meant pledging allegiance to the United States Dixie This is another series of excerpts from The Day Dixie Died that our [...]

Re: Keith Harris

November 28, 2011 // 37 Comments

Cosmic America Keith Harris has responded: For my readers, I would like to direct you to the comment section of of the OD post. Wow!! This is quite a display of anger. These [...]


November 28, 2011 // 30 Comments

Cosmic America Last year, I remember Matt Parrott wrote an article about something called “Cosmic America.” It turns out there is a “Civil War blog” [...]

Tuscaloosa Burning

November 28, 2011 // 23 Comments

In 1956, University of Alabama students burn desegregation literature in protest of the enrollment of Autherine Lucy Alabama I remember coming across this many years ago and [...]

Aftershock: Beyond The Civil War

November 27, 2011 // 5 Comments

Dixie Here’s another BRA documentary about Reconstruction: in the second video, we hear the origins of the “Civil Rights Movement” in the opposition of the [...]

Who Is Uncle Sam?

November 25, 2011 // 18 Comments

Dixie Here’s an amusing story that I would like to share with my friend Paul Kersey: who is this patriotic figure commonly known as Uncle Sam and what does he have to [...]

Calhoun’s Prophecy

November 25, 2011 // 47 Comments

John C. Calhoun's prophetic vision of the rise of BRA South Carolina Editor’s Note: I’m going to leave this tacked up for the rest of the weekend because it [...]

What Would It Take To Get You To Fight?

November 25, 2011 // 55 Comments

South Carolina It is an interesting question: what would it take to get you to fight? My answer is that we have a long campaign of moral persuasion ahead of us and that [...]

Cavalier Liberation

November 24, 2011 // 60 Comments

John Brown as he is seen in the South Dixie Here’s an amusing excerpt from Colin Woodward’s American Nations that takes us back to ideological war between the [...]

The Second Republic

November 23, 2011 // 30 Comments

William Lloyd Garrison, Father of BRA Massachusetts This is an insightful excerpt and another preview of Yankee Month into the origins of the Second Republic which was [...]

Secessionists Triumphant

November 23, 2011 // 11 Comments

Charting a successful course to disunion South Carolina Generation 5 has been inspired by William W. Freehling’s The Road To Disunion: Secessionists Triumphant [...]

Justice Department Sues Utah

November 23, 2011 // 35 Comments

Eric "My People" Holder sues Utah over immigration law Utah Utah has been sued this evening by the Obama Justice Department, the Obama Department of Homeland [...]

Battle of Atlanta

November 22, 2011 // 28 Comments

Georgia In our first video, we will see the Battle of Atlanta, and why the Confederate defeat was so meaningful to the future of civilization in Georgia: In the second, [...]

Why Do You Hate America?

November 22, 2011 // 50 Comments

Is this America? Georgia as it used to be Dixie Michael Hill has taken a shot at answering a common question: why do you hate America? Admittedly, it is an interesting [...]

Northern Perfectionism

November 21, 2011 // 23 Comments

Who is Charles G. Finney? American North In our quest to figure out what went terribly wrong in the Northern states, which is to say, why are Yankees so unusually attracted [...]

Michelle Obama Booed By NASCAR Fans

November 21, 2011 // 12 Comments

Florida BRA’s First Lady Michelle Obama is booed by NASCAR fans at Homestead-Miami Speedway: Note: Democratic pollsters Pat Caddell and Doug Schoen have an article in [...]

Tuscaloosa Waffle House Fight

November 20, 2011 // 51 Comments

Alabama To echo Paul Kersey, there is a reason those lunch counters were segregated. You’re a White girl trying to get a bite to eat in Tuscaloosa at night. Next thing [...]

Shining City on a Hill

November 19, 2011 // 20 Comments

BRA no longer a shining city on a hill New York BRA has crashed through a new record this weekend. Charles Blow is reporting that for the first time ever a majority of [...]

Non! The French On Reconstruction

November 18, 2011 // 14 Comments

That is the Negro question! France The French have been grossly misunderstood in America. Their stock has been rising as I have further researched the [...]

BRA’s Dream

November 18, 2011 // 22 Comments

California I’m sharing this here for Paul Kersey who has wrote an amusing post about the People’s Liberation Army in China chortling over BRA’s demise. I am [...]
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