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Kurt’s Blog: Judging Chili & Best Halloween Songs
Kurt’s Blog: Judging Chili & Best Halloween Songs

Judging a Chili Cook-Off

So, yesterday, I had the honor of being a celebrity judge for the Annual MidAmerican Energy Chili Cook-Off.

It was a great time…and I think I found my second calling…cook-off judge. So much good chili…much props to Team Khaki…and congrats to Wayne and his Garbanzo Bean dish that ended up being our overall winner.
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(this is Wayne with esteemed judges…Skip’s Chef Dusty, KCCI’s Scott Reister, and myself)

This is what the table looks like after a chili cook-off.

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Thanks to MidAmerican Energy for a great time…and I’m now a fan of having 10+ different chilis before 10:30 in the morning! Thank you to Chad & Darla!

Top 10 “Halloween” Themed Songs

This list is a bit scattered…some of spooky songs…some just have spooky titles….and some are really only very loosely connected to Halloween.

10. Dead Man’s Party – Oingo Boingo

9. Raining Blood – Slayer

8. Dragula – Rob Zombie

7. Somebody’s Watching Me – Rockwell

6. On Our Own – Bobby Brown (it was the Ghostbusters II Theme…close enough)

5. Thriller – Michael Jackson

4. Ghostbusters Theme – Roy Parker Jr.

3. Highway to Hell – AC/DC

2. Nightmare on My Street – DJ Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince

1. Werewolves of London – Warren Zevon

AWESOME is as AWESOME does!

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