GDG- GDG - Lost causer, True Confederate, Neo-Lost Causer, Neo-Confederate

Jack Lawrence jlawrence at kc.rr.com
Mon Jan 23 18:13:23 CST 2012


----- Original Message ----- 
From: <cameron2 at optimum.net>
To: "GDG" <gettysburg at arthes.com>
Sent: Monday, January 23, 2012 5:21 PM
Subject: Re: GDG- GDG - Lost causer, True Confederate, Neo-Lost Causer, 
Neo-Confederate


> Esteemed GDG Member Contributes:
> <<  What is your definition of a "true Confederate" , "Neo-Lost Causer" , 
> "
>> Neo-Confederate" ?  >>
>
>
> True Confederate:  One who lived during the time of the Confedeacy, and 
> either served in the Confederate armed forces or otherwise considered him 
> or herself to be a loyal citizen of the CSA.
>
> Neo-Lost Causer:  A "true" Lost Causer being loosely defined as a former 
> "True Confederate", a Neo-Lost Causer would be equally loosely defined as 
> someone born long after the Confederacy ceased to exist.
>
> Neo-Confederate:  One who gives the impression of living under an 
> unusually protracted Union occupation.
>
> Jim Cameron
neo-
pref.
1. New; recent: Neolithic.
2.
a. New and different: neoimpressionism.
b. New and abnormal: neoplasm.
3. New World: Neotropical.

Under your interpretation though, many neo-Confederates still live in the 
ols states of the confederacy.

Regards,

Jack

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