The One South Carolina Town That’s So Perfectly Southern

What makes a town a “southern town?” According to the all-knowing beast called the “Internet,” being “southern” means you belong to a subculture in the United States. Check…I’d agree with that. In addition, being southern means you have a unique history belonging only to the region in the United States referred to as “The South.” Check. No arguments here, except the Internet is guilty of overgeneralizing.

According to Wikipedia, being “southern” means you may be more socially conservative than the rest of the country. Wait just a minute. Let’s keep politics out of this article, if we can.

So where is that one spot in South Carolina that’s so “perfectly southern?” It’s Aiken.

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