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Two years ago on Round and Square (8 March 2011)—Beginnings: Introduction
|[a] I'm Innocent...Roll Tide PD|
But now that I have your attention anyway, I would like to discuss the origins of my home state's name.
|[b] Never mind RF|
I'm no etymologist (seen one insect, seen 'em all),* but I hear that it comes from Choctaw, and that it means something like "clearing the thicket."
Well, I'm just a simple farmboy, so I sort of like that idea. Take a look.
*Um, this is a joke.
|[c] Thicket clearing RF|