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11 Books To Read If You Love Southern Food

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.23.2014 | Taste

From cookbooks to food essays to documentary reportage.

Southern Sundays and Sex: A Memoir

Sharon Kay Edwards | Posted 06.10.2014 | Religion
Sharon Kay Edwards

Looking back, I can't help but laugh at the irony of the situation. We failed to see eye-to-eye on the simplest of doctrines, but had zero problem meeting crotch to crotch in the middle of the night.

Ethnic, Educated and Equal

Kelsey Minor | Posted 03.12.2014 | Black Voices
Kelsey Minor

I simply didn't want to let people inside, fearing that if anyone got to close, they would hate me or know automatically that I was a black gay boy growing up in the segregated south.

Incredible NCAA Record Set In 104-Point Blowout

AP | Posted 12.31.2013 | Sports

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Southern set an NCAA record by scoring the first 44 points of the game en route to a 116-12 rout of Champion Baptist College...

How to Plan A Wedding With a Southern Twist

Leila Lewis | Posted 12.27.2013 | Weddings
Leila Lewis

The tradition, the food, the hospitality...What's not to love about a good old fashioned Southern wedding? We asked expert wedding planners from all across the South for their best tips to giving any wedding a bit of Southern charm!

Southern Heat Will Not Keep Me From Fall Fashion

Arlene Goldstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Arlene Goldstein

I pull out an eclectic array of faux fur vests, and then comes the obligatory medley of opaque tights. Needless to say, jackets with a fall-feel are a must in this pivotal point in my seasonal redux. My classic leather moto jacket is definitely a survivor.

Hallelujah!! It's Football Time!

Sharon Kay Edwards | Posted 11.16.2013 | Sports
Sharon Kay Edwards

Here in the South, football is a religion. Stadiums are our temples of worship, fight songs are our hymns, and we work ourselves into a charismatic frenzy shouting for our team.

Joy Resmovits

Back To School In Philly: 'The Kids Were A Little Bit Stunned'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 09.10.2013 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA -- All eyes were on the City of Brotherly Love Monday as students and teachers returned to its massively diminished public schools for th...

Values-Based Millennials Take the Torch

Molly Alexander Darden | Posted 10.26.2013 | Religion
Molly Alexander Darden

If we would define the current millennia so far, it would be the millennia of change -- our first biracial president, the irreversible shift to digita...

Jumping the Shark Tales: Duck Dynasty Finale

David Aronchick | Posted 06.26.2013 | TV
David Aronchick

Duck Dynasty took a horrible turn during its season finale - -a Robertson family vacation to Hawaii -- relying on cheesy gimmicks instead of substance to drive laughs and keep its viewers entertained. How bad was it?

'My Drunk Kitchen' Star to Launch Global Tour Thanks to Over 175k in Fan Donations

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Food
Shira Lazar

Hannah Hart is taking her wildly popular "My Drunk Kitchen" show on the road, and has already raised over $175,000 for her new travelogue show, "Hello Harto!" on Indiegogo.

A Final Tribute to Romare Bearden

Bobby Elliott | Posted 02.17.2013 | Arts
Bobby Elliott

Where other tributes were slight, uneven or unconventional, Urban Rhythms and Dreams of Paradise is the sort of show I had been waiting for: a considerable, fairly balanced and clear celebration of America's greatest collage artist.

Shea Hembrey Shines in Debut Exhibit. Oh, and the Art is Good Too!

Cator Sparks | Posted 11.25.2012 | Arts
Cator Sparks

When he opened at the Bryce Wolkowitz gallery here in New York, I was truly excited to meet him. His inaugural exhibit, dark matters, "attempts to visualize his 20 year exploration of dark matter and dark energy (scientifically hypothesized to compromise over 90% of the cosmos)."

Southern Sweet Tea Granita

Christina George | Posted 09.29.2012 | Taste
Christina George

When a tall glass of iced tea won't cool you off, stick it in the freezer. Top it with lemon cream and you've got a winner for these hot summer days.

Is "Southern Democracy" Dead?

Glen Browder | Posted 05.28.2012 | Politics
Glen Browder

As the current, unfolding election season demonstrates, the excitement and energy of partisan politics lies mainly in Republican campaigns in the South, while the historically-dominant Democrats mainly sit and stew in envy.

A Cookbook Just For Post50s

Fifty Is The New Forty | Pam Sissons | Posted 12.25.2011 | Fifty

Who says you can't go home again? With the release of her first cookbook, Southern Living Heirloom Recipe Cookbook, writer and food stylist Marian Coo...

Racism and the Tea Party Part II... Southern Style

Melissa Webster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Melissa Webster

"People of integrity expect to be believed, and they wait for time to prove them right." My friend Ray says this a lot, though he's not sure where it ...

Southern Public School Students Are Predominantly Poor And Minorities

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Southern public schools are the first in the country to have both a poor and minority student majority, The New York Times reported Thursday. A repo...

Bill and Hillary: Just Regular Folk in North Carolina

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

In Asheboro, Bill Clinton keeps it southern and small, ambling through a series of dinner pail concerns-- bills, schools, jobs-- the end point of which is always: "Hillary'll get that done for you."