Minnesotans embrace greasy grub, State Fair sets all-time attendance record
Maybe it was the perfect weather, the "staycations" due to the poor economy, or lifelong fans bringing state fair virgins along for the adventure. But we're just proud to say Minnesotans went all-out this year and ate a disgusting amount of greasy grub in just 12 days of bliss.
At least you can rest assured knowing that most Minnesotans are also just as bloated as you are from overeating cheese curds and lemonade. Where are the gym membership deals when you need them?
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