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With Drawl

 |   | The Bitter Southerner

Any Southerner with a drawl is subject to derision, particularly when we venture outside our region. Folks hear the accent and the conclusions come quickly: We’re stupid. We’re slow. We’re backward. That’s why the work of N.C. State professor Walt Wolfram matters so much.