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These guys are happy because their little brains literally can't grasp the concept of global warming.
It’s that time of year again, at least in these parts, for the State Fair. Our northern neighbors have seen their own state fairs come and go, due to pending weather, perhaps, or some other traditions. But in Texas — in our own little infernal ecosystem — it’s finally decent enough to walk around outside by mid-October. It’s a hope anyway — some days can still reach the 90s — but there is the expectation that soon things will not simply melt.
Made is a series on Salon written by some of our favorite writers who will be answering a very basic question: Tell us about something you've made, and why it holds such value. We're asking interested Salon readers to blog their own answers, as well.