henry copeland: .@nicknotned's pungent take on small-town tolerance: pllqt.it/GjV7lxYou don't think there was a kind of peasant realism? You hear these stories about a small town, seemingly conservative, and actually there's a surprising amount of tolerance. "So-and-so's a good guy. Who cares if he's a pig fucker? His wife brought a really lovely pie over when Mama was sick."