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Old 05-11-2008, 03:46 PM
 
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Brookville, Indiana is celebrating the 200th anniversary of its founding this summer, and as someone who was born there but moved away, I fondly remember the 150th as a real "Waiting for GuFFman" experience, complete with corny pageant.

To keep up with the times, I hear they are having a local version of American Idol, which should be a hoot. Not much real, certified entertainment talent has come out of Brookville in years- but you never know-

However, if you want to see a pretty, well-kept small town do its own thing, I'd plan at least one trip to Brookville this summer.

[url=http://www.brookville200.com/]BROOKVILLE INDIANA BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION[/url]

[url=http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0118111/]Waiting for Guffman (1996)[/url] (link to the hilarious movie spoofing small midwestern town celebrating its founding

Last edited by luciefr; 05-11-2008 at 04:40 PM.. Reason: Got the name of the movie wrong!! it's GUFFMAN!!
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