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What Next? Contest: Elite Games - July 31, 2009
 

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Results: In light of the popularity of Georgia’s “Redneck Games,” we asked you to predict an activity that would be featured at an imaginary Eastern Liberal Elite Games. You lifted a golf cap, played a round of Confound the Barista and politely suggested, before diving into your porcini crepes…  
 
FIRST PRIZE: Liberal Guilt Internal Tug-of-War
Brian McFadden, Lubbock, TX  
 
SECOND PRIZE: Prius Pulls
Jane Hesse, Ione, CA

THIRD PRIZE: Preschool Spelling Bee.
Marcy Tolkoff, Weehawken, NJ

HONORABLE INTENTIONS:

Volvo Drag Racing and, Organic Vegan Weenie Eating Contest
Irene Minerick, Bandon, OR
 
Bobbing for Apple Computers
Steve Kaplan, St. Louis Park, MN

Relay Regulating
Scott Ward, St. Clair Shores, MI
 
Bi-Athlon: Combines long-distance running with marrying a gay or lesbian partner.
John Bunyan, Cincinnati
 
Guess the Name of the People Who Cut Your Grass
John Parry, Laurel, MD

Red Rover, Red Rover, Let Socialism Take Over
Lou Fein, Henderson, NV
 
Segway Races
Lisa Kaplan, St. Louis Park, MN
 
Martini Chugging Contest
Tom Gilbertson, Grayslake, IL
 
Big Brother May I?
Kevin Morgado, New Bedford, MA
 
$10,000 Plate Spinning
Jim Metzger, Santa Rosa, CA
 
Don’t Pin the War on the Donkey
Sue Darow, Evanston, IL
 
Iambic Pentathelon
Todd Tisdale, Boston
 
Annual Boeuf Bourguignon Cook-Off. In addition, there will be an outdoor screening of Godard’s “Breathless,” and a hardback book exchange.
Andrea Vasaune, Charlotte, NC
 
Artisanal Grape Stomping
Dave Howe, Nampa, ID
 
Sushi Cookoff
Marguerite Sexton, Hollywood, PA

 

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