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Posts tagged “West Virginia”

A Tale Of Two Tonys

How did Robert De Niro’s Manhattan spite at the Tony Awards play in Tony Bourdain’s Appalachia?

Posted June 11th, 2018

‘Respectable’ Dope Pushers

Pharmaceutical companies flooded a small WV town with pills

Posted January 30th, 2018

Why Don’t Poor People Move?

Ron Bailey returns home to Appalachia in search of answers

Posted December 12th, 2016

The Voice Of West Virginia

Why the hardscrabble Appalachian state voted for Trump and Sanders

Posted May 11th, 2016

White People & The Persistence Of Culture

Reader Floridian2006 comments on the In The Big White Ghetto thread: I …

Posted January 10th, 2014

Understanding The South

My priest, who will before too much longer finish his first year …

Posted September 13th, 2013

‘Buckwild’ And Self-Exploitation

MTV could hardly have done better than get its upcoming redneck reality …

Posted December 8th, 2012

Comparing Opiates Of The People

Marx famously called religion “the opium of the people.” Some opiates are …

Posted August 23rd, 2012