Bacon braves the fried wonders of the 2012 Minnesota State Fair in this tasty travelogue of the Great Minnesota Get-Together’s culinary delights.

Chance Encounters goes to the fair and pretends to peddle beer.

Kari tells you what to do with your State Fair bucket of Sweet Martha’s Cookies once the thrill has worn off.

“I don’t think she ever thinks about me” – photo by Instagram user gaadgette, used with permission

Every August, it appears on the horizon, looming like a giant, noisy, cheese curd-and-hay-scented storm cloud. You can shrug it off, think you’re too good for it, but by the end of the month, it’s unavoidable. Even if you never set foot on the grounds, the Minnesota…