Duel Cheesehead Connection To Shotgun Lovesongs Novel

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Interestingly, there is a duel Cheesehead connection to the recently published Nickolas Butler debut novel “Shotgun Lovesongs”, that being that the author lives in Northern Wisconsin (in a rural area next door to a buffalo farm), and that the books cover photo was taken by, well, me, also from Wisconsin and a proud Cheesehead.  The … Continue reading

Travel Wisconsin “Airplane” Spoof Is A Fun One

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Check out the new Travel Wisconsin commercial, a fun tribute to the Airplane franchise brought to the world by theZucker Brothers, dear and proud Cheeseheads.  The Zucker brothers were born and raised in Shorewood, Wisconsin, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar played for the Milwaukee Bucks, helping the Bucks win their only NBA championship. * * *   … Continue reading

Milwaukee born John Ridley Wins Academy Award

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Milwaukee born John Ridley (who grew up in Mequon) won the Oscar this year for Best Screenplay based on a previous work for the film “Twelve Years A Slave”.  While many Wisconsin born talents have won Oscars over the years (Spencer Tracey, Orson Welles, Fredrich March to name but a few), it was nice to … Continue reading

Donald Drive #80 – A Packer Forever – Love You, Man

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It’s impossible not to love Donald Driver, for his talent, his giving to the community, and his big smile.  And let’s not forget that whole “Dancing With The Stars” thing.  We’re gonna miss you Donald, but you will always be loved by Cheesehead Nation for everything that you stand for.  You will be a Packer … Continue reading

Aaron Rodgers, Steve “The Owner” & Saint Vince – Network Stars For A Night

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Aaron Rodgers, Steve The Owner, Saint Vince – Network Stars For A Night. Check out the Aaron Rodgers bit on CBS’s 60 Minutes that aired Sunday November 4th 2012, shortly after we trounced the Arizona Cardinals.  Congrats to all involved.  Check it out here: Aaron Rodgers On 60 Minutes

Three Humorous Wisconsin Connections In One Place

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As we all know, Wisconsin is in the forefront of the news this past year and a half.  Here are three more humorous items that go a long way to show why we are so proud to be Cheeseheads.  The Onion (founded in Madison, doing a spoof on VP candidate Paul Ryan (from Janesville), with … Continue reading

Secretary Of Tourism Stephanie Klett On Cheesehead Nation

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I had a terrific interview with Wisconsin Secretary of Tourism and former Miss Wisconsin Stephanie Klett.  She’s quite the lively one and made for a fun interview about all things Wisconsin and Cheesehead Nation, and will be an incredible addition to the documentary.  Here’s a quick excerpt from the interview. * * * * * … Continue reading

Packers Hall-Of-Fame Kicker CHESTER MARCOL (Interview Clip)

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Former Packers Kicker and Hall Of Famer player CHESTER MARCOL talks about his appreciation of the fans over the years for “CHEESEHEADS: The Documentary”, and other elements about his book “ALIVE AND KICKING” (check it out).  We have so much more from Chester about his career with the Packers, but wanted to share this about … Continue reading

Governor Scott Walker Admits To Being A Cheesehead

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I had the pleasure of interviewing Governor Scott Walker for the documentary.  He was a congenial man with a good sense of humor and a great addition to the documentary.  What I was most impressed with, besides his love of the Packers, was a great story he told about the history of beer and cheese … Continue reading

Miss America 2012 Returns To Wisconsin

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While there are several events that we will be covering with Wisconsin’s very own Miss America Laura Kaeppeler (from Kenosha), here are a few photos from the first of those events in Wauwatosa where she was part of a fashion show at a local mall.  While that’s not quite in line with sports fan preferences, … Continue reading

Don’t Mess With Firefly, Especially At U.W. Stout

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This is a particularly interesting video about what happens when political correctness gets in the way of free speach.  It’s involves Professor James Miller at U.W. Stout and his love of the Joss Wheadon classic TV show “Firefly”, and features an interview with author (and brilliant thinker) Neil Gaiman, as well as ample footage shot … Continue reading

LOMBARDI Opening Night In Milwaukee: A Legendary Evening

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To honor the Green Bay Packers still undeated season, 11 and 0 and something the Packers have never accomplished prior, we felt it appropriate to share some of our photos with several of the Super Fans that have been an amazing part of this documentary the entire time.  During the opening night of LOMBARDI at … Continue reading

The Hidden History Of Ten Chimneys & America’s Greatest Acting Team

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While in the Milwaukee area we had the great pleasure of interview Sean Malone, the President of Ten Chimneys Foundation in Genesee Depot where we discovered many wonderful and amazing things about a history within the state that few know about, though if we have anything to say about it, everyone will soon.  The photos … Continue reading

“Lombardi” Benifit Show Scheduled At The Milwaukee Rep

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“We are excited to announce this very special benefit performance to help support the fight against cancer.  While we are unable to exchange previously purchased Lombardi tickets for this event, as a loyal supporter of The Rep we wanted to provide you the first opportunity to purchase a ticket and add your support to the Vince Lombardi … Continue reading

I AM A CHEESEHEAD! (Video Premiere)

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In celebration of a whole new season of football on the way, the Brewers ripping things up in baseball, and the Badgers looking as killer as ever, here’s our collection of the declarations of Cheeseheadedness we’ve collected from earlier this year.  Just wait until we finish with this segment of shooting and it could go … Continue reading

Houdini At A Castle In Appleton: Fitting For Sure

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While we covered a number of things previously about how terrific the Museum At The Castle In Appleton was, we aslo promised to post some of the Harry Houdini related photos from the exhibit the we took.  Again, thanks to Matthew and everyone else there for giving us a terrific interview and a great day … Continue reading

Lots Of Local History At The Castle In Appleton

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We had a terrific shoot and interview at The History Museum At The Castle in Appleton in mid-May.  Museum Curator of Collections Matthew Carpenter gave us one of more in depth interviews on the broader aspects of Wisconsin history, particularly as it related to the Appleton area.  He also gave some terrific insight into Harry … Continue reading

Google Pays Homage To Les Paul With A Killer Doodle

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For the second time this year (the first being Harry Houdini on his birthday) Google is honoring a fellow Cheesehead of historic significance with their very own doodle on their birthday.  Today Google paid homage to The Wirard of Waukasha, Wisconsin’s very own Les Paul on what would have been his 96th birthday.  For that … Continue reading

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