Pulled pork w/ Scott's
Maybe throw in some collards for good measure.
Old Forester (86 proof)
Ain't fancy, but never disappoints.
I think it's a little too "politically-correct" to judge folks that grew up in the 1800's by our current standards of behavior.
It is all too easy to say "How could they not have understood?", whether it be about race, religion, sex, war...
I wonder what our grandchildren's children will think of us? Just as it is easy to blame earlier generations for not understanding what we understand now, it is also easy to believe we finally have it right.
We have it far from right. History will show the current era as an exceptionally feckless one.