You would not want to go there. If you think you have experienced culture shock here, you would be in for a rude awakening there among a very "clannish" peoples that would not accept an "outsider", especially one formerly from Mass. LOL<quoted text>
Lesson to the preppers: do not bug out to the Ozark area. The safest place to be, according to my research is West Virginia, on the eastern Ky. border.
That clannishness is a direct heritage from their Scotch-Irish background that largely developed from County Armargh, Ireland.