We had barely gotten over all the excitement from our only-four-days-apart birthdays, when it was time for the county fair.
Several years ago I discovered - all of the sudden - while I was actually on one - that I didn't really like rides anymore.
But I thought it would be fun to try nighttime photography.
This one is called Wipeout. It also does this:
Hey, is that Cyclops from the X-Men?
People seemed excited to get aboard "The Tornado".
There was a lot of high-pitched squealing and loud whooping. But the line was very long, so the ride was very short. I think the people were too dizzy to complain about being short-changed.
More my speed nowdays:
We're having several of the real version of this throughout Alabama this afternoon, thanks to storm bands from Hurricane Rita.