The Good, the Bad, and the Classy…

Yep, that pretty much sums up our trip to the county fair: the good, the bad, and the classy (someone please throw some air-quotes around classy for me). So, first the good: which is pretty much Bee and Wife, cause there wasn’t much else good there…








And then there is the bad. We unfortunately missed the star attraction of the fair: two performances by the amazing Shania Twin!!! Nope, that wasn’t a typo; Shania T-W-I-N.


And my favorite sign from the fair; just so you know this was a highbrow event:


And then, of course, there is the promised classy, ’cause sometimes things are just so classy you need it airbrushed on a shirt:


As usual, the fair scared the bejeezus out of me, but Bee had a wonderful time, and the cows, and goats, and sheep, and bunnies, and chickens were adorable. My annual pilgrimage to the county’s locus of sweat, dust, and deep-fried everything has been fulfilled. Now I just need a half-dozen more showers before I can feel clean again.

(I may be just a little bit of a dandy…)


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6 Responses to The Good, the Bad, and the Classy…

  1. 1

    haha Shania “that don’t impress me much” Twin…haha If I had been there I would have laughed about it all afternoon. 😀 My inner-hermit doesn’t like these events either btw. 😉

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    Kathleen P says:

    “Youth beef fitting”??

    When I tired to look up the fair the day y’all went I got a “bandwidth exceeded” error all day. Who says there’s no performance art in CNY?

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    Candi says:

    I just know you’re walking around your house wearing that “classy” shirt! hahahaha

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    Melanie says:

    I’m actually looking forward to our fair this week, but loved your comments. Ours (Sandusky County, Ohio) will have it’s share of crazy things and people, but we do usually have a very nice display of historical quilts and also a competition for people to enter quilts and other fiber arts.

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    Doris says:

    I can relate, we went to the Iowa State Fair yesterday, and while the quilt display alone makes it worth the trip (SERIOUSLY IMPRESSIVE) I shudder at sights I see while people-watching, the food offerings (a slab of deep fat FRIED BUTTER—FGS!!!!). It scares the crap out of me in general…

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    jen says:

    I may get slammed for this, but… the number of obese children at fairs, amusement parks, etc. is enough to make me want to go home. WTFF?!

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