Your blog editor is Frank Hurdle. I'm a native of Holly Springs, Mississippi; and a graduate of Ole Miss, B.A. and J.D. I buy and sell rural land and practice law.
My philosophy of life is simple: When society or the free market rewards an activity -- monetarily or through approbation -- then society will get more of that activity. Punish an activity -- through taxation or otherwise -- and you will get less of it. Unfortunately, the geniuses who run this fine country of ours haven't figured this out yet.
I managed to resist the urge to cut the grass naked yesterday, but just barely
My dad says when he was a boy there was a lot of excitement when someone came running into one of the little furnish groceries around Slayden or Mt. Pleasant and shouted, "Y'all come quick! Cousin [redacted] is plowing naked!
I'm not sure what possessed my cousin to plow naked, but for the first time in my life I had the urge to cut the grass naked yesterday. Watch the 15-second video above and you'll understand why.