In case you missed it, Mississippi has been in the news lately. For those of you who have struggled to keep up, here's a sampling of what folks outside the Magnolia State have been writing and reading about home:
"GOP war on women real and dangerous"
The Rebel Yell (UNLV Student Newspaper), May 21, 2012
"Mississippi GOP Rep. Bubba Carpenter delights that the state's new law closes last abortion clinic, 'Let them use coat hangers'"
God Discussion, May 20, 2012
"Andy Gipson, Mississippi Lawmaker, Won't Apologize for Citing Bible Passage"
Huffington Post, May 19, 2012
"Mississippi GOP Rep: 'Homosexual Behavior' Leads to HIV/AIDS"
News One, May 18, 2012
"Mississippi State Rep Condemns Gays to Death, Claims they Spread Disease"
ThinkProgress, May 18, 2012
"Andy Gipson, Mississippi GOP Lawmaker, Blasts Gays, Cites Bible Passage"
Huffington Post, May 18, 2012
"Mississippi GOP tucks away 'coat hanger' abortion clip"
The Maddow Blog, May 17, 2012
"Phil Bryant, GOP Mississippi governor: Democrats 'one mission in life is to abort children'"
New York Daily News, April 26, 2012
"Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant says left's 'one mission in life is to abort children'"
CBS News, April 26, 2012