And so we’ve come to the final stretch of Roadside Madness. Today you choose which roadside beauty is going to be named the ultimate attraction to pass by while taking a Manitoba road trip.
This week has seen a whirlwind of activity. There have been clear cut winners in each round and a few intense showdowns (we’re looking at you Coke Can vs. Smoking Pipe). And we’ve seen a Cinderella story emerge in the WILD. Sara the Camel, an animal that doesn’t even come from anywhere near Canada, let alone Manitoba, has outlasted every beast that’s been thrown at her and come up smiling (and probably spitting too). Really, we should have seen this coming, you can never underestimate the endurance of a camel. Good job, girl! Sara took out all of Manitoba’s natural wildlife animals, and yesterday, she started out slow against a very popular and very Happy Rock, but late in the game she shifted into high gear and left the Rock tumbling in her Spirit Sands dust. He’s not so happy today.
The Viking Ship put up a good fight in the competition, but going against Flintabbatey was like taking on a hurricane without anyone at the helm. The ship hit the hard rocks of Flin Flon, so to speak.
But today, it’s all about Sara the Camel and Flintabbatey! One is a Cinderella story, the other a juggernaut. We’ve got a spitting, battle-worn camel in one corner and a submarine driving prospector in the other. Which one is going to go the distance? Start voting now…Read More »