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Abolish Iowa

The Iowa State Fair is a depraved showcase of how vacuous and pointless US politics is today.

Illustration by James Clapham

This year’s Iowa State Fair set an all-time record for attendance. Over the course of eleven days, more than 1.1 million people made their way to the State Fairgrounds in Des Moines for a wholesome orgy of music, amusements, and impaled meat. That means, on average, more than a hundred thousand Iowans passed through the gates […]

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