Picks and Pans Review: Cow Chip Throwing Contest, Chatham, Ill. (aug. 22).
This event stems from the early American custom of gathering dried "meadow muffins" for firewood and pitching them onto the nearest wagon. The one whose chip flies the farthest (the record is 273 feet) is named best bull chip artist. Heh-heh.
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