But with all that's happened, the folks in this bass-ackwards, hillbilly state sucked it up and pretty much dealt with everything by themselves, for themselves and their neighbors. There was no looting, robbery, or real rise in crime during any of the bad times. I like living here.
You took the words right out of my mouth. Last years floods, and the ensuing response by our citizens, epitomizes the spirit this country once held everywhere, but now, sadly, only in certain areas. I love Tennessee.