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Lauren Morgan Patrick is a native Southerner and the editor of Pretty Southern.com. She's on a mission to change the world. #LovetheSouth #GoDawgs Follow Lauren on Twitter

Stay-Home-COVID-Coronavirus-sign-Pretty-Southern
April 24, 2020 Featured Opinion

I didn’t take the Coronavirus seriously enough. When news of COVID-19 first started, I assumed it would be like SARS, Bird Flu, Swine Flu, or any of the other “diseases du jour” we’ve heard about in the last few years. Also, I naively just wanted to go on our ski trip to Jackson Hole, quietly… Read more »

Hairy Dawg UGA #GoDawgs
September 7, 2019 Opinion Sports

Editor’s note: we’re honored to host the indomitable Jenn Ciccarelli and her prayer for the Bulldog Nation as UGA kicks off its first home game of 2019. Dear 8lb, 9oz tiny little grower of the most supreme hedges in the lands, Baby Jesus, we are coming to you today LIVE FROM HEAVEN! All of your faithful… Read more »

#UGAvsVandy
August 31, 2019 Opinion Sports

Editor’s note: we’re thrilled to kick off the 2019 football season with the return of the formidable Jenn Ciccarelli and her prayers for the Bulldog Nation. Dear 8lb, 9oz tiny, forgiving Dawg-lovin’ baby in a manger, Baby Jesus, I know we didn’t talk much last year. The thing is, I was trying really hard to… Read more »

Trinity UMC Atlanta LGBTQ
March 4, 2019 Opinion

Editor’s note – this editorial was submitted by Reverend Dana Ezell from Trinity United Methodist Church in Atlanta. For those readers who need more background, in February 2019, the UMC bishops convened in St. Louis and voted in favor of the Traditional Plan, which reaffirms the denomination’s prohibitions against same-sex marriage and LGBTQ clergy despite… Read more »