The Corner

A Nation Divided

Yes, there really are two Americas:

Reader X: “My family, true southerner Floridians, of the Pensacola/New

Orleans region, loves fruitcake! … It is good to hear from someone else

who knows and appreciates this excellent dessert!”

Reader Y: “Dude, I’m in the heart of red America (South Carolina). Fruit

cake? Uh, let’s say it skews a bit older and, dare I say, a bit less, uh

well, manly.”