Re: Ball dropping
In Port Clinton, along Ohio's lake Erie coast, they drop a fake 600lb walleye (a large freshwater game fish). The pursuit of the fish forms the core of the area's popularity as a tourist destination. Proceeds from summer charters keep the inhabitants from starving and freezing through winter.
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