What I saw and experienced in Myrtle Beach and Horry County - with its contrasting beer-guzzling, golf-crazy, yellow-shirt-and-green-pant-wearing, bikini-biker-beach resort-attracting, plat-eye ghost-roaming, millionaire and poverty-stricken, overalls- to swimsuit-wearing, tobacco-chewing, snuff-dipping
, Gullah-speaking, roots- and hoodoo-working, fight-for-the-Confederate flag-till-you-die-evoking, pageant-prancing, ancestor-worshiping lifestyles - went straight into the books.
For this reason--pecan pie and gospel music, snuff-dipping
grannies and kissing cousins not with standing--Bastard Out of Carolina is a singular and important act of art and courage.
Heeding the alarm on snuff-dipping
among adolescent athletes sounded well over a decade ago by the dental profession, physicians must work more closely with athletic coaches in secondary schools and universities to counteract tobacco use and promotion.
A string of award-winning albums followed, all including his brilliant characterizations based on people he has known--from know-it-all winos to hillbillies to jackleg preachers to the tobacco-chewing, snuff-dipping
tal administrator who once entered a meeting to the musical theme from Star Wars, a 300-pound snuff-dipping
judge, and a Mickey Spillane gumshoe who calls pretty girls "dollies" and bad guys "scumbags.
33]Palladino G, Brunnemann KD, Adams JD, Haley NJ, et al: Snuff-dipping
in college students: A clinical profile.