August 27, 2013 is a website devoted to showcasing the best college tailgating action around the country through photos. We hire student photographers to help us show what the different universities do for their tailgates. The site is operated by The News & Observer in Raleigh, NC. The News & Observer is owned by the McClatchy Company, the second-largest newspaper publisher in the United States.

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