And they're off

July 22, 2010 | 8:42 p.m. CDT
Emcee Tim Hart, also known as "Professor Swinehart," announces Steve Gault as "Brother Elroy" at the beginning of the Hedrick's Racing Pigs show on Thursday at the Boone County Fair. Hart has been announcing the show for 15 years, a position he says he got after answering a classified ad.

RELATED STORIES: Pigs race for victory, dessert at the Boone County Fair