Go fly a kite! Austin festival

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    Fun stuff------ty for the reminder---may try to catch it tomorrow if I can stand the crowd.
     
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    Flying kites is the only sport that a person can excel at while drinking beer.
     
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    I like to take my kids to the park to fly kites...it's very relaxing. Our kites aren't as amazing as these though. Still makes for a good afternoon.
     
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    Austin is getting pretty stuffy. You probably have to hide your beer these days.:(
     
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    The kite flying competitions and festivals in New Orleans, back in the 1990s, were a pleasurable sport. I actually got a 3rd place award for my rubics box kite.
     
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    The synchronized kite teams are pretty amazing.

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    I never watched a synchronized kite team. I am having flashbacks to synchronized swimming in the 'Caddy Shack' movie right now...chuckle
     

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