Saturday, August 26, 2006

The Sports Guy's Wisconsin Trip

ESPN's funniest writer, Bill Simmons (AKA "The Sports Guy") made a trip to Wisconsin to take in a Packer game and two Brewer games last weekend. Fortunately, he kept a top-notch diary of his weekend. It includes this passage, from his drive up to Lambeau from Milwaukee:
We've passed at least 10 signs for cheese-related stores or foods so far. You have to hand it to Wisconsin: The people here have listened to every health-related study from the past 25 years -- watch out for fried foods, butter and cheese, beware of heavy beer, make sure you eat enough vegetables and fruit, try to exercise as much as possible -- and basically said, "You know what? If it ain't broke, don't fix it." I love Wisconsin.

Read the whole thing here.