Green Bay Legends Signing

Stumbled upon these from a while ago.  I had the good fortune of being put in with Chester Marcol and Dave Robinson (both in the documentary) as well as several others from the Lombardi Era for a Legends signing event at the Green Bay Distillery.  That was a great deal of fun, even if I … Continue reading

Orson Welles “War Of The Worlds” in history today: The Presteblog

78 years ago today, a Cheesehead (though the term was still young then) scared the pants off of most of America with his radio broadcast.  Orson Welles was a Wisconsin native who grew up in Kenosha, and became one of the greatest filmmakers in history. Today in 1938, CBS (radio, obviously, because there was no … Continue reading

WAUKESHA WIZARDRY AT THE PCT

While the construction limited out audience to about half a theatre full, the Waukesha crowd was by far one of the most engaged and enthusiastic crowds we’ve ever had.  Who knew that four dozen or so people could be so engaged and enthralled as to be one of my favorite showings to date.   Afterwards, … Continue reading

Hanging With Lucas Cates

Had a good time hanging with my pal Lucas Cates today in Madison.  Lucas has a couple of awesome songs we were able to use (with his permission) in the film, including his humorous “Quarterback Copycat” (Click Here Quarterback Copycat Video).  He also has a cameo appearance in the end credits of the film, a fun … Continue reading

Mitch Henck Let Me On His All New Show

Yes, he did let me on his show, but we’re old friends, and he does show up in the documentary several times, so it seems a fair exchange.  Had a great time talking with him about the documentary.  You can check out the interview at the link below.   More to come as the media … Continue reading

On The Field At The Brett Favre’s Legends Game!

Oh what fun it is to be on the field with Brett Favre and other retired Packers.  I guess making a documentary about Cheeseheads has some payoff, as it got me a media pass to the Brett Favre Legends Game at Camp Randall stadium in Madison.  I took far too many pictures and shot a … Continue reading

Brett Favre’s Legends Game at Camp Randall Stadium

One last time to see the legend play in Wisconsin.  This should be awesome.  Go if you can, or I’ll try to cover it on the site if my media pass comes through.  It’s for a great cause and you can find out all about it by clicking the photo below to go to the official … Continue reading

Waukesha School Renamed For Music Icon Les Paul

Only fitting, considering he was and will always be the Wizard Of Waukesha.

Duel Cheesehead Connection To Shotgun Lovesongs Novel

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

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