Thursday, August 21, 2014
Horsey/LAT: A Whole 'Nother Time
A yer ol' perfesser rememberzzit, there weren't any scary "colored folk" in Mayberry, there wasn't any poverty, there wasn't any unemployment, or addiction, or actual crime. They let harmless ol' Rufus or Cletus or Brutus sleep it off in the jail once in a while. They made light of Barney's gun.
These days, Mayberry's a center for open-carry White militias, ultra-survivors, and evangelical Teahadists. Everybody's packin'...