Twin City Drive-In

In July 2013, drive-in’s celebrated their 80th birthday. At the Twin City Drive-In in Bristol, TN, a half full lot watched Fast & Furious 6 while hugged by the rolling hills all around them. Typically, a family will pack in a single car, since admission is per car, pull into …

Drive-Thru Jesus

In more rural areas of America, you become more dependent of your cars. Public transportation is scarce or non-existent, so your car is a lifeline. Many churches want to meet people where they are at and hold drive-thru celebrations throughout the year. Many churches are set up so the church …

Robert E. Lee Hotel and Highway

Robert E. Lee was a confederate general in the Civil War. Since his death, he became a cultural icon to some. His name and likeness are throughout the South, from Lee Circle in New Orleans to Stone Mountain in Georgia to Washington & Lee University in Virginia. In Virginia, before …

Bristol Motor Speedway

Published on CNN. October 2013. BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY Bristol, Tennessee Text by CNN: A woman in a Confederate flag minidress. A little boy with an “88” softly shaved into his head. A pair of fans dressed up as M&Ms – one red, one yellow – each hoisting a canned beverage …