Reports: Man charged in Cochran nursing home photo scandal commits suicide

, , , , ,!/sunnyright/status/482535859141365760 Mississippi attorney Mark Mayfield, who faced charges for his alleged involvement in a scandal involving a blogger taking photos of Sen. Thad Cochran’s wife in a nursing home, has committed suicide, according to Sam Hall of Mississippi’s Clarion-Ledger:!/samrhall/status/482537927994793984!/samrhall/status/482538421530136576 Mayfield had denied the charges against him. Other outlets are also reporting the story: […]


Jason Collins ‘deeply disappointed’ in Mississippi’s new law

, , ,!/jasoncollins34/status/451906874267668480 Gov. Phil Bryant has signed into law S.B. 2681, the Mississippi Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which prohibits the state from taking actions that burden a citizen’s right to religious exercise. The bill defines burden as “any action that directly or indirectly constrains, inhibits, curtails or denies the exercise of religion by any person or compels any action […]


25 Reasons You Should Never Visit The South

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Just stay away. 1. Many people believe the South is some kind of beautiful place. View this image › Digidreamgrafix / Getty Images Lake Jocassee, South Carolina 2. Their beliefs are 100% false! View this image › Flickr: quiksilver1850 / Creative Commons Tallulah, Georgia 3. The South is the opposite of pretty. View this image […]