The Midwest National Anthem

Under a new bill proposed by Senator Patrick Testin (R-Stevens Point), it would be illegal for some sports venues to skip the national anthem before games in Wisconsin. The bill, labeled the Star Spangled Banner Act, would require the anthem to be played before all sporting events held in venues that receive taxpayer funding. That […]

Wisconsin Sports Never Fail to Disappoint

It feels like every year one of our teams hints at greatness but comes up just short. That’s even worse than just sucking, because we’re left wondering what could’ve been. CONTENT WARNING: This article includes a deep, troubling recap of what it means to be a Wisconsin sports fan. Here’s the breakdown: Brewers We first […]

Origin of the Cheesehead

Wisconsin and the Cheesehead hat just seem to go together like Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers or Vince Lombardi and Lambeau Field.  Get the idea? We’re talking sports. “You’re a Cheesehead” While the term “cheesehead” is thought to have originated as a slanderous term used by the Nazis in World War II, more […]