Saturday, January 7, 2017

UPDATE. Dear Henderson County residents, You're as likely to be killed by your own furntiure as you are by a terrorist

Source of blog title:  Life Insurance Quotes, Deadly Statistics.  (Both are 1 in 20 million.)

In a North Carolina Town, Terrorism Abroad Raises Apprehension. (The New York Times, 12/23/2016)
Here in Henderson County, an upper-middle-class patch of western North Carolina where solid suburban homes stand next to hilly apple orchards, Mr. Trump’s tone did not appeal, but the underlying message hit home. Immigration looms large here: Hispanics now make up about 10 percent of the population.

Source:  Wikipedia

Source:  CNN

1/6/2017 update, " 'Mayberry' mayor David Rowe wants to Make America Great Again, 1950s style", starts here.

Reported in How nostalgia for white Christian America drove so many Americans to vote for Trump.  (Washington Post, 1/5/2017)

Source:  Wikipedia
 Mount Airy is located in Surry County

Source:  U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts

Source;  CNN

Original 6/22/2013 post, "Living in, Leveraging the Past In Mount Airy, North Carolina", starts here.

Inspiring Mayberry, and Then Becoming It. (6/21/2013)

But if she does, I recommend she starts here.

City of Mount Airy, North Carolina

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