Some folks at a hog-calling competition in Illinois gave the phrase "hamming it up" a whole new meaning this weekend, taking to a very public stage to hoot, holler, and snort.

Grandma-to-Be's Priceless Reaction to 'Bun in the Oven' Prank

You've got to watch this amazing - and we've got to admit, slightly mortifying - video of the guy who won the overall contest that took place at the Illinois State Fair. Kyle Barton of West Des Moines, Iowa won the coveted prize after being judged on originality, volume, clearness, appeal ... and possibly his commitment to the cause, we'd guess.

Caught on Tape: Dancing Out of a DUI?

CUTE! Toddler Belts Out Elvis Hit