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Why did a single ham cost $2 million? It's all about the 'butt face'
Why did a single ham cost $2 million? It's all about the 'butt face'

Chances are you're not expecting to spend seven figures at a county fair. What's the most that cotton candy and a hot dog can cost? $20?  This year at the Kentucky State Fair, $2 million was spent on a single hunk of cured meat.  To put things in perspective (as if we really need to), for $2 million, you can buy 4,000 iPhone 6 pluses, this handwritten manuscript for Bob Dylan's "Like A Rolling Stone," 1,438,848 Doritos Locos Tacos or 1,058,201 tacos if you spring for the supreme version. You get the idea.  So why the high price tag? According to Modern Farmer magazine, dropping millions at an auction for a ham happens yearly at the...

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