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Indiana State Fair

This summer I visited the State Fair at least three times. It’s not only in a convenient location, that’s right down the road from my house, but there’s always something going on. 34 more words


Indiana State Fair Findings

They are who we knew they were, and they built it like we knew they did.

The Highlights

1) Failure was due to inadequate capacity of the “lateral load resisting system” (guy wires attached to K-rails)

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Sugarland Should Fire Their Attorney

I’ve spent my time backstage, and I’ve put up summer festivals. I know as well as anyone in production that the headlining band isn’t really responsible for the way the stage is constructed, or for a greedy producer who doesn’t call a show for safety because he doesn’t want to have to give people their money back. 186 more words


Indiana State Fair: Who's To Blame?

As I said over the weekend, the Indiana State Fair rig collapse hit close to home. So imagine my horror at Governor Daniel’s statement on Monday that boiled down to “This was a fluke. 898 more words