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Ferguson burns while Mississippi flames

While Ferguson, Missouri erupts in race riots, gays are having unprecedented marriage victories in the deep south.

South Carolina Begins Issuing Gay Marriage Licenses. Mississippi Could Start Issuing Licenses Soon

Gay marriage rights have advanced in the Deep South as the state of South Carolina started issuing marriage licenses for same-sex couples on Wednesday. The move to allow gay marriages to go forward came when a federal appeals court rejected the state’s attempt to delay them. Show More Summary

5 2015 Recruits with the Most Riding on the Auburn vs. Georgia Game

There will be huge stakes on the line when Auburn meets Georgia this weekend in the 118th edition of The Deep South’s Oldest Rivalry. On the field, a win by the Bulldogs would even the series record at 55-55-8. However, the bigger battles...Show More Summary

Will the Supreme Court move America closer to two-class healthcare?

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The chart at the top of this post identifies the black hole of American healthcare: the highest death rates are in a swath of states across the deep south.

Auburn vs. Georgia Complete Game Preview

AUBURN, Ala. — Throughout the preseason and for a few weeks into the 2014 campaign, the Deep South's Oldest Rivalry—the first since "The Miracle at Jordan-Hare"—had a great chance at being a preview of the SEC Championship Game or aShow More Summary

How The Last White Southern Dem Fell

2 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

John Barrow, who lost on Tuesday, is the last white Democratic congressman in the Deep South. How the GOP finally figured out how to beat him.

HRC Launches Deep South Television Campaign for LGBT Equality: VIDEO

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The Human Rights Campaign today launched the first-ever LGBT public education campaign in the Deep South - All God's Children. The first television ad features Mary Jane Kennedy, a self-described "Bible-believing born-again Christian," telling the story of her middle son...

Last White, Deep South Democrat in Congress Loses

Cristina Marcos, The Hill: Rep. John Barrow (D-Ga.) lost reelection Tuesday night, marking the end of an era as the last white House Democrat representing the Deep South. Barrow's loss also reflects the diminishing presence of political centrists in Congress and was a blow to the remaining Blue Dog Democrats. Show More Summary

Could TCU, Big 12 Cost SEC a Second College Football Playoff Spot?

It wasn't just fans in Morgantown that had their hearts broken by Jaden Oberkrom's 37-yard game-winning field goal that sent No. 7 TCU away with a walk-off victory over No. 20 West Virginia. The Deep South wasn't too thrilled with it,...Show More Summary

Modern Era: The 14 Best MMA and UFC Fights of the New Millenium

If there is a dividing line separating MMA into two eras, it likely belongs in the year 2001. The new millennium brought sweeping changes to the sport. The UFC, once banned throughout the land and forced into the Deep South or states with no athletic commissions, suddenly had a shiny new veneer. Show More Summary

[5 Skull Comic Review] “Southern Bastards” #5 Is Brutal And Beautiful

“Southern Bastards” continues to be the most brutal and beautiful book about the deep south ever created.  The beginning of the second arc gives us a taste of Coach Boss Rising and delivers a particular flashback scene that managed to horrify me in a brand new way, which is rare.  It really interesting to see […]

University Doctors: We Need More Support Fighting Ebola in Africa

Some acts are clear and heroic only in retrospect. Often they are dangerous and uncelebrated at the time. Fifty years ago, in June 1964, over 1000 mostly young, largely white volunteers made their way to the deep South to help register local black folks to vote. Show More Summary

University Doctors: We Need More Support Fighting Ebola in Africa

Some acts are clear and heroic only in retrospect. Often they are dangerous and uncelebrated at the time. Fifty years ago, in June 1964, over 1000 mostly young, largely white volunteers made their way to the deep South to help register local black folks to vote. Show More Summary

Matt Bomer & Joe Manganiello Ham It Up at 17th Annual Savannah Film Festival

Enjoying some downtime in the deep south, Matt Bomer and Joe Manganiello showed up at the Trustees Theater for the 17th Annual Savannah Film Festival on Sunday (October 26). The “White Collar” hunk was in the house to receive the Spotlight...Show More Summary

Coal Could Suffer Major Setback In The Deep South

“The industry has said the Gulf is their [coal export] plan B.” The post Coal Could Suffer Major Setback In The Deep South appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Thinking of moving to Fraser… any thoughts?

last monthAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Currently living in the deep south but plan on moving north to be closer to work… gov job in Belconnen… have been told that Fraser is a nice clean suburb that is nice and quiet… any thoughts?

Get the fainting couches

Deep South Republican officials are full of bullshit when providing estimates of Obamacare impact (via Charles Gaba) South Carolina: ACA premiums to only go up 1% on average for 2015 Obamacare isn’t driving health insurance premiums through the roof in South Carolina. Show More Summary

7 Ways College Football Is Like Raising Kids

I am a college football-loving mama living in the deep south, and if there one thing you need to know about my "type," it's that during the months of September, October and November, we could care less about pumpkin spice flavored everything,...Show More Summary

This Is The Loneliest Man In Congress

Will 2014 spell doom for the last white House Democrat in the Deep South? THE best political ad of the 2012 election involved Congressman John Barrow and his favourite guns. A Democrat who represents a conservative part of Georgia, Mr...Show More Summary

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