Monthly Archives: July 2011

Always a winner

Casey Magrath raises her hand after finishing her pie in an eating contest during Fourth of July festivities in front of the Library in Harvard.

It’s never pretty, but pie eating contests are the ultimate small town photo gold mines.  It’s messy and colorful, it’s intense, and it always draws a crowd.  All three of those elements are on display here.  I love the guy in the background.  He lost, so I wasn’t focused on him, but he sure as heck thinks he won.

I’m also torn on whether or not I should classify this as a sport…