The Legendary Press Gazette

If you must do a book and DVD signing with the legendary Packers kicker Chester Marcol, it should be in places like the lobby of the also legendary Green Bay Press Gazette building in downtown Green Bay.  So much history, too much awesome architecture, and way too much Packers Glory.  Oh what a great evening … Continue reading

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

Richard Bong Museum Is The Bomb

I love this place in Superior, a terrific museum the celebrates our Wisconsin veterans, especially WWII Ace Of Aces Richard Bong (born in Poplar).  We did a segment on him in the original cut of the film that sadly was cut, but it will see life elsewhere.  And we hope to do a screening in … Continue reading

Brett Favre Forever A Packers Hall Of Famer

After all those years of never getting to see Brett Favre at Lambeau Field, I was determined to be at his induction into the Green Bay Packers Hall Of Fame (and number retirement).  Thanks to my pal Steve “The Owner” Tate for getting me a ticket (it was sold out months ago).  I would have … Continue reading

My Uncle Was A Badass

In honor of all of those who have served our country on this Veteran’s Day, I’d like to honor those in my family who have served, in particular my Uncle Forest, who was a real badass as can be seen by his numerous medals in the photo below.  My father also served (pictured here with … Continue reading

Waukesha School Renamed For Music Icon Les Paul

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

Wisconsin’s Flying Trees, No Really!

From a fellow Cheesehead comes Wisconsin’s Flying Trees During WWII.  I know it’s been out for a while, but it’s a really interesting look at a unique piece of Wisconsin history, and more proof to our tradition of military service.  Check it out at AMAZON or on Kindle. *** ***

Mayor to Unveil New Street Sign in Honor of Donald Driver

Here’s the press release from the City of Green Bay regarding a street named after Donald Driver… * * * http://greenbaywi.gov/donalddriverway \ The public is invited to join Green Bay Packers’ all-time leading receiver and “Dancing with the Stars” champion Donald Driver and Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt at the unveiling of the new Donald … Continue reading

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

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

The Badgers Keep Paul Bunyan’s Axe For 2012

Wisconsin retained Paul Bunyan’s Axe for the 9th straight year, topping Border Battle rival Minnesota 38-13. UWBadgers.com’s Patrick Herb gives a rundown of the action and caught up with seniors Montee Ball and Brendan Kelly to get their thoughts on the win.  Published on Oct 20, 2012 by WisconsinAthletics * * * * * *