Here I Am, Stuck in the Middle With You

In the Middle of Nowhere and the Center of it All, Lebanon, KS

WesTrek '99

June 1999

The lower 48 states of the United States spreads from Main in the north and east to California in the south and west. At the center of it all is Lebanon, Kansas - the center of the contiguous United States.  Where better for NOT Duck and Dave to stop in their US trek?

The Two in the Middle

After a long drive, they find out that the middle of somewhere really is near the middle of nowhere too. 

How Ironic.

The Center Cannot Hold - Things Fall Apart The Middle

Then for no good reason, it was time for a side trip to Beaver, Oklahoma. How could you resist the "Cowchip Throwing Capital of the World"?  Just don't order Fish and Chips here.

Toss Another Chip on the Barbie

But they don't seem to know what their own state looks like, if the farm bureau is to be believed.

Which Way To Texas?

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Photos (and some puns) courtesy of David Backman

Prepared Fall 1999.  Last updated June 2006