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Starkville 55 | Oxford 16

Or how to understand Brexit and the coming Sexit, also known as The South Shall Rise Again. In a nice way. Each year Mississippi Magazine– a very glossy publication– solicits readers’ input for the “Best Of” issue. Vote for the Best New Restaurant (Bulldog Burger, Starkville), Best Breakfast (Starkville Cafe), and Best Barbecue (The Little

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Assume?

“… and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to separation.” R.E.S.P.E.C.T. #Independence Day  

DOG FOOD THIEF!!

“Seriously, Rocky & Missy. You didn’t make a peep.” “r..uu.ff.” “what? it’s hot i’m sleepy what, Marica?” “DOGS! Heads up dudes. Someone just stole your food and you didn’t make a sound.” “r. u. f..f” “Oh. My it is warm.” “OMFG. WAKE UP. ” … “wazzz it my sister, C?” “Oh. Go back to sleep,

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A tsp of sugar

Shop starts selling meat in pounds and ounces after Britain voted to leave the EU The rational side of my brain appreciates the virtues of 10– the decimal system. I especially like that 1 cubic centimeter of water at some particular pressure = 1 ml of water = 1 gram. Very nice. But I also like

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We aren’t really poor, but we act like we are

Mr. Big Food & I are not really poor– that is, as a datum, we do not reside at the most left <- -part on curve that plots # of household (y-axis) by household income (x-axis from $0 to –> $$$$$$). The reason that we don’t is because we behave as if we do, because

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Ha ha. Yes!

As a recent editorial in Der Spiegel put it, Brits “have an inner independence that we Germans lack, in addition to myriad anti-authoritarian, defiant tendencies.” http://www.wsj.com/articles/brexit-a-very-british-revolution-1466800383?tesla=y Ha ha. Der Spiegel. Ha ha. (And I mock this as someone of very recent German decent.) I was at an informal meeting of the intelligentsia of Starkvegas this evening.

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