From: Mark J. Reed: > > "Southern" typically includes Kentucky, most > definitely. It may be a borderline case, literally, > since it's the northernmost such state, but it's also > one of the standard go-to states for "southern > hick" stereotypes. Heck, weren't the Beverly > Hillbillies from Kentucky? I always thought they were from Arkansas (the Ozarks). Granny always talked about growing up in Bugtussel, Tennessee. --Ph. D.