It’s State Fair time in several states — Minnesota’s fair is in full swing, Texas’s fair is gearing up, for example — time to take a look at various carnivals and think about midway rides, no?
- Carnival of the Liberals #73, hosted by Redonkulous Redundancy — the post-Republican National Convention issue, with commentary about Republican vice president-nominee Sarah Palin. And more serious stuff, too.
- 188th Carnival of Education, hosted by The Core Knowledge — featuring an interesting section on history, geography and social studies. There is interesting material for my colleagues, too.
Where’s the new fried food pavilion?