A Sense of Where We Are: On the Mississippi


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I’ve been meaning to note this for a while, so I’ll just use the space under this map to point out that there’s actually a Zell Miller Mountain Parkway in northwest Georgia, which we drove across for 15-20 minutes a few weeks back. Zell Miller! I wish I could think of something smart and cutting to say, but it’s actually just like any other highway. Except it challenged us to a duel.

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