Date: Tue, 28 Oct 1997 05:45:15 -0500
From: "David A. Johns" djohns[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]PEACHNET.CAMPUS.MCI.NET
Subject: Re: redneck, nigger, good ole boy, kicker, etc.
At 11:27 PM 10/27/97 -0500, you wrote:
On Mon, 27 Oct 1997, David A. Johns wrote:
It seems to me that the issue is the same one surrounding the
inclusion of the Confederate battle flag in the state flags of
Carolina, Georgia, and Mississippi, or the use of that flag or
Li'l Reb mascot for high schools throughout the South. In these
contexts, the non-rednecks or non-fans-of-the-Confederacy are a
I think this issue has become doubly confused (surprise!). If I
right, you equate "non-rednecks" with "non-fans-of-the
that your meaning?
And if you do that (please correct me if I am wrong), you probably
equate "rednecks" (whatever your definition is) with "fans-of-the
No, not at all. I was considering both that term and the CSA symbols
as badges that should be worn voluntarily.
Waycross, GA 31501