November 13, 2010 at 6:00 pm in INFORUM
“Here’s your sign.”
“You might be a redneck.” Continue Reading
Tags: Bill Engvall, Comedy, engvall, Events, Fargo, Fargodome, foxworthy, jeff foxworthy, larry the cable guy, Life, North Dakota 5 Comments »
“And though the redneck culture is often ridiculed or ignored by academics or hipsters, the appreciation for the working-class brand of entertainment has, perhaps, never been higher than in the past 10 years. Itâ€™s why these three comedians are household names whoâ€™ll attract thousands to the Fargodome at 8 p.m. Saturday.” says Shane Mercer.
Fargoans will go not because it is generally popular, but because most Fargoans have a working class mentality and are actually are rednecks. Evidence: notice most of the events in Fargo. We frequently have motocross races, sprint car races, snowmobile races, ribfestival with bad music, AC/DC concerts, WE fest, and a whole lot of low brow cultural events.
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These guys just aren’t funny. Plain and simple, NOT FUNNY.
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I think they’re some of the funniest guys in the business. If that makes me a redneck, so be it.
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If only they were authentic, then they may have some credibility. Fortunately, the type of people who follow them were also probably the same ones forwarding that highly inaccurate email about the 5 Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays in October.
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Or be smart enough to get the irony and tongue-in-cheek aspects of their humor.
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