Day 37

Waiting for the rains

May 2nd, 2010



A nice elderly couple let me stay in their barn last night, sheltering me from the huge thunderstorm that rolled through in the wee hours of the morning.

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State pride!

May 2nd, 2010



Or, more likely, willingness to have things painted on one’s barn in exchange for money.

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Rural skyscrapers

May 2nd, 2010



The largest grain elevator I’ve seen so far.

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Google defeated?

May 2nd, 2010



I can’t find anything about this guy or his parkways. Any nerds out there up to the task?

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Napoleon, OH

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A first on this trip

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TV TIME POPCORN

May 2nd, 2010



The Google results are basically people asking "Does anyone remember TV Time Popcorn?" Well, do you?

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Draining the fields

May 2nd, 2010



where there once was a swamp.

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Awesome retaining wall

May 2nd, 2010



That must have been tiring to build.

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But I like the sign.

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A muddy creek

May 2nd, 2010



Or maybe it’s part of Willy Wonka’s factory.