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    Re: Mary < **The Revised Mason-Dixon Line**

    Posted by Mary on 8/12/03

    Hey Y'all:

    I found a southern communication resource:

    I'm ready now. Talk that talk.


    On 8/08/03, ff wrote:
    > Mary:
    > You can straighten this out. You'ns, You's guys, yinz, ya'll, all ya'all.. The largest city in this Florida county is a retirement
    > community for norther retirees. I question the applicability, or usefulness of the imaginary Mason-Dixon line, as true southerners are
    > getting harder to find. Johncodie will no doubt appreciate this: the worst thing I've ever heard is an actor trying to talk southern.
    > back, I believe it was Huey Long? Anyway, someone argued that "yankee" bees were cross breeding with southern bees, and ruining the
    > POssibly the mold in the south is coming from the influx of northern retirees bringing mold contaminated materials into the state. Maybe
    > Department of Agriculture Inspection Station should start checking for more than plants, and see about this mold thing. We have a mutitude
    > of problems ranging from bees to mold to northerners feeding the 'gators, that eat people when you don't feed them, usually southerners.
    > If a Mason Dixon line had to be established today, it'd be a tough job. Mary, take a break, order a book "If Nothin' Don't Happen" by David
    > Newell. I'm fixin' to go see if I can find my ol' copy, you'll love it, laugh a lot, and learn a little on speakin' southern.
    > ff
    > On 8/07/03, Roc wrote:
    >> Yinz guys aren't making sense now. A revised Mason Dixon Line?
    >> Yinz should stay on opposite sides of the line.
    >> Sorry Mary, I have no questions on MCS. Roc
    >> On 8/07/03, Mary wrote:
    >>> Hey roosta:
    >>> Now I'm really troubled... Highway construction work and detours could touch off another civil war. Oh my. (OH MY, YINZ!!!)
    >>> Best regards,
    >>> Mary
    >>> On 8/07/03, roosta wrote:
    >>>> On 8/03/03, Mary wrote:
    >>>> I finally have that answer for you:
    >>>> "Mason-Dixon Line, boundary between Pennsylvania and Maryland
    >>>> (running between lat. 3943'26.3"N and lat.
    >>>> 3943'17.6"N),
    >>>> surveyed by the English astronomers Charles Mason and Jeremiah
    >>>> Dixon between 1763 and 1767."
    >>>> Hope this helps.
    >>>> The Revised Mason-Dixon Line starts at I-10 Exit 199 in Az, runs east to Exit 187 in Texas,
    >>>> continues east to DFW,thence to Exit 22 in Ga, thence runs south to I-10 Exit 83 in Fl.,
    >>>> thence runs west to POB.

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