Tailgating, That Is
Yesterday we exhorted you to not let Perfect get in the way of Gracious, especially when it comes to entertaining. We were reminded during last week’s season openers, though, that when entertaining includes guys and football, manly competition for the perfect set-up can quickly turn into “Extreme Tailgating.” Though hospitality remains the intended goal, male one-upmanship tends to turn graciousness upside down.
Take a look and see if you don’t agree.
Tent city along the road to Death Valley in Clemson, which laid claim to the South’s Best Tailgate competition hosted by Southern Living last September.
A newer UGA tradition ~ tailgating on North Campus ~ was
and a lot more cost, in one of the 22 cars making up the Cockaboose Railroad outside South Carolina’s Williams-Brice Stadium.
How would you react if your husband pulled up with one of these Towable Tailgates?
Would you jump on in and get it stocked in time for Saturday’s game or would you chalk it up to a mid-life crisis and go on a shopping spree of your own? This type of tailgating really takes hospitality to the extreme.
Stay tuned for tailgating ideas in The Gracious Posse style next week. We’d love your contributions, too.