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Old 05-25-2010, 12:08 PM
Location: Right where I want to be.
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LOL...you all are too funny. The fudge was tasty....could have been fudgier but I don't attribute that to the goat's milk.

Here are a few pics before the camera batteries died out.
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Old 05-25-2010, 01:04 PM
Location: State of Being
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I already awarded you the status of first generation Southerner loooong ago, lol. But yes, you get MAJOR points for the goat festival!
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Old 05-25-2010, 01:21 PM
Location: The 12th State
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Originally Posted by SunnyKayak View Post
Go for the crown participate in this. The third Sunday of June Holler!

We should have the first an Annual city data meetup statewide
at this event. Ill buy a tshirt for all those that holler on stage
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Old 05-25-2010, 02:55 PM
Location: Partisanship Is An Intellectual/Emotional Handicap
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Originally Posted by NCyank View Post
I know I can never be considered a real Southerner but there should be some sort of honorary designation for us Yanks who move to the South and really make it our home. I mean, I've lived in Southern states for nearly 20 years. I say y'all instead of y'ins, I like grits and moderately sweet tea (that's the best I can do, lol), I know to always cheer for Jr., chiggers and ticks don't freak me out anymore, my kids have been mutton bustin'. All of that should count for something.

This weekend DD and I stumbled upon an event that I think is point worthy. Spindale NC held their Dairy Goat Festival, Pagent and Parade on Saturday. We went out of curiosity but had a good time. We learned a bit about dairy goats and what it takes to raise and show them...which is apparently serious business in Spindale. Also, who knew that dairy goats will tolerate being dressed in costume and paraded about town?

Of course, we couldn't leave without getting some goat's milk fudge and a t-shirt (which is most hysterical!!).

OK, so boiled peanuts make me gag and I won't mow the lawn while wearing a tube top (no matter how hot it gets in August), but come on....a couple of points for attending the goat festival seems fair.
Tube Tops get a bad rap.
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