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What changed Flannery O’Connor at 5: Sometimes, there is an answer, only not what you expect

Andrew Sullivan and then Dr. X link to a blog post by Ann Napolitano about Flannery O’Connor and her childhood home in Savannah, where a tour-guide told Napolitano that something happened to Flannery O’Connor between the age of 4 and 6 that made her into an adult:

“A little after this point,” he said, […]

Photographic Evidence, and More About Those Courthouse Chickens

The picture above is the defendant (who shot a fine hunting dog) with his fancy Golden Sebright Bantam chickens.  He was sued for shooting the hunting dog, whose owner (and neighbor) attests that it had never been on the defendant’s property before, and hthe defendant counterclaimed for the killing of his chickens.  According to […]