That’s one way to do it.

If Cameron Crowe’s goal in making Elizabethtown was to make Kentuckians look like a bunch of ridiculous assholes, he certainly got the job done. It’s really not very interesting, though, to assure the audience that “flyover” territory isn’t worth visiting, if you don’t have any brave new insights into what makes the difference. “Oh, look, rural Southerners are empty-headed hicks, I’m so original!” Yawn.

Since I live on the East Coast, would they insist that I’m from New York?