I am Tom Freeland, a lawyer in Oxford, Mississippi. The picture in the header is my law office. I'm on Twitter as NMissC

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Exclusive Nick Saban Half Time Locker Room Photo

thanks to Sarah Simonson for executing the idea.

When you are in Alabama, be sure your papers are in order.

From this story, I learn two things:  1)  If you don’t have “proper identification” on your person in Alabama, you will be arrested under the new immigration law.  It’s the law, now:  They can arrest you if your papers are not in order;  2)  The Tuscaloosa police has arrested a 46 year old […]

North Alabama Barbecue

Driving across North Alabama this afternoon, I saw lots and lots of barbecue places– the road from Hamilton Alabama north to Russelville and across to Decatur is full of them.  With one very notable exception, I’ve not read anything about these places in rural North Alabama.  For all I know, a place as […]

Muscle Shoals concert and conference, Saturday May 3rd

Soul fans know Dan Penn and Spooner Oldham as having played on and written some of the great songs of late 60s and 70s soul– “Dark End of the Street,” “Do Right Woman- Do Right Man,” “The Letter,” “I’m Your Puppet,” etc.  Oldham’s electric piano graces some of Aretha Franklin’s late 60s hits.  […]