Past and present politicos have tried to secure the "nom" in nominee at every state fair from Des Moines to St. Paul.
We rounded up some of the best down and dirty political shtick on a stick in the gallery above.
Be sure to keep up with the CNN Political Team as they share the juiciest food stories from the campaign trail at eatocracy.com/politicalteam.
Previously - Are you impressed or grossed out when candidates chow down on the campaign trail?
This Texas sumbitch isn't even eating a Fletcher's corny dog (invented for the Texas State Fair) so "The Crotch" won't be getting many Texas votes. He probably puts ketchup on it anyway...what a Dork.
Soooooo, it looks like pic #1 represents how Rick Perry got as far up the political ladder as he has .....
Hahaha! Yup, there is more than one way to get dirty knees! isn't that right, SirB?
Sorry, Wrong Number. ;)
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