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Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Isn't This Just Plain Fraud?
Four Eggers, email impersonator
During the infamous August 12 Board of Elections meeting, in which the newly installed Luke Eggers presented several resolutions for changing the voting landscape of Boone, his big brother Four Eggers sat down the street in his office and began writing an email to NC Board of Elections Executive Director Kim Strach ... impersonating Luke and using Luke's email address to defend resolutions that had not even been officially passed at that time.
J.W. Williamson was the founding editor in 1972 of the Appalachian Journal: A Regional Studies Review, which he edited until July of 2000. He has taught college classes in Appalachian history, cultural politics, and literature, and he has lectured widely on the pop-culture history of "Appalachia" in the American consciousness. His books include Interviewing Appalachia, Southern Mountaineers in Silent Films, and Hillbillyland: What the Mountains Did to the Movies and What the Movies Did to the Mountains. He has won the Thomas Wolfe Award given by the Western North Carolina Historical Society, the Laurel Leaves Award given by the Appalachian Consortium, a special Weatherford Award given by Berea College, and the Cratis Williams-James Brown Award given by the Appalachian Studies Association.
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