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Green and Gold 911

Sunday, 11:45 a.m., and YOU ARE IN WISCONSIN: Local volunteer ambulance just sirened past, driver is wearing Green Bay Packers​ jersey.


Just wrapped up phone conversation with West Coast radio producer by uttering an involuntary “You betcha.” Nah, don’t think I reinforced any stereotypes.

Wisconsin Spring

To all you people who kinda rode me about still having my snowplow on, please let me know if you’d like your crow baked or deep-fried.

Wisconsin is Everywhere

One of the nice things about being from Wisconsin is that no matter where you are — oh, let’s say on book tour and out for an early morning walk along the streets of Boulder, Colorado — you can stand on the nearest sidewalk grate or manhole cover, look past your toes, and — if you see the “Neenah” imprint — know you’re walking on a solid product of the Badger State.  It ain’t all about cheese.