that this country is not in as bad a shape as I think it is
Love your shelves also. " A country boy ( change gender as needed, vbg ) can survive ".
By the way a family member sent a picture to me of a lady with her cook book ( open ) clipped onto a skirt\or pants clothes hanger with the hook over a cabinet knob to keep it up out of the flour etc. Good "redneck" idea.