Skip to comments.What Did the Rebel Yell Sound Like?
Posted on 08/09/2012 6:13:36 PM PDT by One Name
Video from the Smithsonian of what must be octogenarian Confederate veterans calling up the past.
If the system had been left alone, the market would have eventually provided the South with a replacement solution which would have prospered through economic necessity.
Fixing the South’s economy doesn’t mean the slavery/people are property issue would have been settled. There is no justification that the plantation system ending would have meant blacks were going to be equal and free people down there. No logical link at all.
Sure there is. Eventually, the ownership of people wouldn’t have made any economic sense.
The trill was the part I didn’t know for sure.
You’re right- it goes back to the Scottish clans callin up for help.
Ya’ll are a couple daughters of the South...
She put that in you early on and it stuck!
Interesting ... bump.
The Haze rocked!
No More Hot Dogs!
Don’t have cable but I’ll look on YouTube
I went through 4 years of college with that yell at every football game. Pike fraternity friends. :-)
I’d heard about it all my life but never heard a real Rebel yell it...
Its ours forever as needed.
Might be soon. Thanks!
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