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Wisconsin could get weirder?
January 13, 2004 12:48 PM   Subscribe

Clearly, kids trapped inside Pick-A-Toy machines is only the lastest example of weirdness As a recent Wisconsinite, I've noticed everyone from The Simpsons to The West Wing gets in a few easy swipes at the cheese state. But this is a nice (and new) collection of historical weirdness in Wisconsin. From images of Cow Chip Tossing to a Female Band Playing to Cows, this state clearly has some issues.
posted by rev- (7 comments total)

It looks like even visiting Vermonters get infected by that weirdness.
posted by brownpau at 12:58 PM on January 13, 2004

Case in point.
posted by monju_bosatsu at 2:06 PM on January 13, 2004

wish you were here.
posted by JohnR at 2:31 PM on January 13, 2004

"It takes a village to make a movie, but when that village is Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin and not Hollywood, CA, the results are at times bizarre, comical, and very American."
posted by Tubes at 3:27 PM on January 13, 2004

try sharing a lake with them.
posted by quonsar at 6:02 PM on January 13, 2004

It's part of the charm...

and I hate cheeseheads...


Don't Fuck With Wisconsin.
posted by drezdn at 6:11 PM on January 13, 2004

Weird wacky Wisconsin. Nothing wrong with that. My favorite state, the only one I was ever proud to live in, owned property in, and still vote.

First state to have gay rights legislation.
posted by Goofyy at 11:10 PM on January 13, 2004

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