Southern Avenue is one of three boundary streets between Washington, D.C.,
and the state of Maryland. Following a southeast-to-northeast line, Southern ...
Jul 15, 2013 ... Georgetown Linguists Study Washington-Area Language ... decent Southern
soul food, I very much felt that DC was an Eastern corridor town, ...
The most Southern thing about Washington was slavery. “Slavery was very much
part of the landscape,” Richeson says. “D.C. was a place, prior to the Civil War, ...
Jan 16, 2011 ... D.C. area and Dixie drifting farther and farther apart ... The region's Southern
accent is also becoming measurably less pronounced, linguists ...
Jan 28, 2011 ... The Post had an interesting article last weekend about how the Washington, D.C.
region has lost most of its southern identity in recent decades ...
Even as a dye-in-the-wool Southerner, I have a hard time accepting Washington
as a true Northern City. Having been there many times, it feels ...
I came to Washington, D.C., the autumn Jimmy Carter was elected president and
lived in the city through the protracted reign of George W. Bush, two distinct ...
According to JFK, Washington, D.C. is a place of “Southern efficiency and
Northern charm.” And while he was using it to describe the politics of the Capital,
Oct 15, 2014 ... We got actual Southerners to rank the best of Washington DC's Southern food.
Aug 26, 2013 ... The 1963 March on Washington was a pivotal moment in the civil rights
movement. And the city those protesters marched on 50 years ago was ...