Mississippi, compared to Alabama, has the most "I"s in its name. It also was a Confederate State. Before the American Civil War slavery was introduced in Mississippi. Even after the Civil War black people were treated as inferior there.
Mississippi is arguably the most conservative state. Or is the most conservative state Texas? Anyway Mississippi may soon be the only state without an abortion clinic.
Out of all fifty states, Mississippi has the highest obesity rates and the lowest life expectancy. It is also the poorest state.
In 2012, it also had the worst education. However, as of 2015, California is the state with the lowest percentage of high school graduates.
But hey, what do you expect from a conservative state?
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