While I don't disagree with your point, you could say this pretty much about any wealthy family who made their dollars before slavery was outlawed, from the Royal Family of Britian to the Rockefellers who used child labor in their plants: If Belles were patient and gracious, it's because forced black labor enabled it. » 10/18/14 10:46am Saturday 10:46am

When I was visiting my brother in Chapel Hill (which is admittedly NC not SC but still) I was surprised to see one or two of those "blue plaques" that are allover the Northeast that commemorate important dates in history. In the northeast, they're generally about the Revolution, so it was just a bit funny from my… » 10/15/14 3:30pm Wednesday 3:30pm

I've heard that narcisstic women (and women) tend towards fields like healthcare because they are praise-worthy sort of careers. Meaning, the gravitate towards it because they think others will think of them highly because of it. Also they like the thrill of having someone else's life in their hands. » 10/13/14 2:28pm 10/13/14 2:28pm