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Arts and Culture
8:13 am
Tue October 29, 2013

State fair director notes this year's attendance increase

Missouri State Fair
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More than 366,000 people attended the Missouri State Fair in Sedalia this year, an increase of over 3 percent compared to last year.  

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3:43 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Man who recorded Obama rodeo clown wishes he'd left video on his cell phone

Credit Jameson Hsieh / AP

The man who posted a video on his Facebook page of a Missouri State Fair rodeo act that mocked President Barack Obama says he's been the target of hateful comments for the last two weeks.

Perry Beam, of Higginsville, told The Kansas City Star that if he had known that the video would attract national attention and criticism, he would have left it on his cell phone.

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