For John, BLUF: Could have been about Maine. Nothing to see here; just move along.
From Inside Higher Education we have Mr Scott Jaschik writing about "The Last Acceptable Prejudice?". We know this started at the University of North Georgia, thanks to Professor Rosann Kent. Yes, North Georgia is in Appalachia.
Cue Dueling Banjos.
Hat tip to the InstaPundit.
Regards — Cliff