These are interesting times in Appalachia. If you are up on the whole apocryphal Chinese proverb thing, you'll recognize that as not altogether a good thing.
Today, I'd like to share three items that reflect the interestingness of the times.
FIRST, here's one on young Appalachians moving ahead in a world beyond coal's domination. Several of these guys are friends of mine.
SECOND, here's a look about the violent reshaping of Appalachia in recent years.
FINALLY, here's a little reality therapy about Hilary Clinton's alleged coal gaffe.