Technically, you've still got three weeks left of summer. That means three more weeks of weekend picnics, barbecues, and rooftop grilling extravaganzas -- except now it's tailgating season. No idea what NFL actually stands for? Can't name a college football team to save your life? No sweat. Show up with with an herby corn salad in creamy dressing, zippy sweet-hot jerk chicken skewers, or a dense banana coconut chip cake. Keep your mouth full and your friends will be none the wiser.
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