'I eat a pound of White Dirt every da...

'I eat a pound of White Dirt every day': The bizarre southern...

There are 15 comments on the Daily Mail story from Jan 19, 2014, titled 'I eat a pound of White Dirt every day': The bizarre southern.... In it, Daily Mail reports that:

'I eat a pound of WHITE DIRT every day': The bizarre southern tradition carried out by women who crave the chalky substance which tastes 'like the rain' Eating white dirt is an ancient southern tradition that continues to be carried out to this day - mainly by African American women The particular rock is called kaolin and can be found along the ... (more)

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Popcorn Sutton

Decatur, GA

#1 Jan 20, 2014
I ferment it and then distill it and make white dirt lightning.
That moonshine to all y'all city folk

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Chicago, IL

#2 Jan 20, 2014
The primary ingredient of Kaopectate, an anti-diarrhea treatment.

Since: Jan 07

Location Shown

#3 Jan 20, 2014
Mead Makes Coated Board with it , Just down The Creek From Hear',...
MWV Maint

Manchester, GA

#4 Jan 20, 2014
Big Time wrote:
Mead Makes Coated Board with it , Just down The Creek From Hear',...
And I thought all those trucks were bringing pine tree's to the plant.

Since: Jan 07

Location Shown

#5 Jan 21, 2014
Guess I should have said Used To, How much PLC 5 have ya still Got Running,...

“"*" Always Thinking "*"”

Level 8

Since: Nov 12

Location hidden

#6 Jan 21, 2014
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-25424...

I think I'll 'stick' to what can be raised in good ol'Indiana clay dirt, beans & tators.
Uncle Jemima

Huntington, NY

#7 Jan 21, 2014
I find it interesting that "white dirt" is mainly eaten by Afro American women...... I figured they would be into dark sausage.
MWV Maint

Manchester, GA

#8 Jan 21, 2014
Big Time wrote:
Guess I should have said Used To, How much PLC 5 have ya still Got Running,...
Yup, still got those but have some new machines with ControlLogix running them.
Why you ask? You looking for a job?

“Happiness is a warm gun”

Since: Nov 09

Hey Bungalow Bill, waddya kill

#9 Jan 21, 2014
So! When my cash-flow says no for a trip to the grocery sto',

and have a cravin' for hominy or grits....
Charles

Pittsview, AL

#10 Jan 22, 2014
IHOP has kaolin pancakes
TheAllPowerful

Columbus, GA

#11 Jan 22, 2014
NO one cares Colonel

Since: Jan 07

Location Shown

#12 Jan 22, 2014
MWV Maint wrote:
<quoted text>
Yup, still got those but have some new machines with ControlLogix running them.
Why you ask? You looking for a job?


I'm always up for a skills test and Interview with certain Places, I was Electrical Primary at BFGoodrich in Opy Liker,...


Medium Voltage, 4.16KV , GML and some of the Distributed I/O for AB's,

If you happen to be in the Click that would be a Lucky Day for me wooden' It,....

“Ida Hoe”

Level 2

Since: Nov 10

What more you gots to know?

#13 Jan 22, 2014
you cant be trusting that white dirt it always be trying to keeps the black dirt down.
Evil Roy Slade

Orlando, FL

#14 Jan 23, 2014
What kinda cocka-mamie BS is this?
Richard Branson

Huntington, NY

#15 Jan 24, 2014
I say we feed this to the people on welfare, it's gotta be cheaper than what we spend on them now.

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