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

Invading Enemy Territory For Fun

During the Green Bay-Minnesota game this past season, we had some fun doing a signing event at the Mall Of America courtesy of our sponsor Cheese Brothers.  It was a blast hanging out with Saint Vince, The Owner, and Cheeze Louis, as well as having the great Chester Marcol with us for a signing.  And … Continue reading

Discovery World Cheeseheads Style

We had a lot of fun doing a screening at Discovery World in Milwaukee thanks to CEO Joel Brennan, who hosted the Les Paul scene in the documentary.  It was one of those sort of events where the weather was just perfect, the setting was just right, and a good deal of friends showed up … Continue reading

Cheeseheads At The Electric Fetus

Prince’s favorite store in Minneapolis?  Well that was the rumor, backed by lots of photos of him there.  But more importantly, we thought it would be fun to have the Cheeseheads DVD in enemy territory (albeit frenemies), so we got @electricfetus to carry the DVD.  Now onto the rest of the country. * * * … Continue reading

Madison Public Library

We had a fun show at the Madison Public Library.  And of course I have a deep love for libraries, so I was more than happy to attend as well as donate copies to the library system so that anyone who may not have the financial means to watch the film, can do so at … Continue reading

Firehouse Cheeseheads

We had an event planned in the park for Dallas (sponsored by Valkyrie Brewing Company), but as nature often has it in Wisconsin, we were forced to take it indoors.  Turns out, watching the film in a firehouse with a bunch of people was also a lot of fun, and a totally unique experience that … Continue reading

Twenty Years Of Titletown Brewing Co.

We did a fun gig over the summer at Titletown Brewing Company in GB, but I had no idea it was their 20th anniversary this year, so happy 20th TBC.  Here’s to dozens of decades more. * * *

Summer Fun In Titletown

It’s always so rewarding when you plot and plan, then put a world of work into something only to see it come off brilliantly.  That’s what we had with event at the Green Bay Distillery last month just across the street from a place called Lambeau.  The big event included Nash FM hosting and giving … Continue reading

Simon’s Says Cheeseheads

Simon’s Specialty Cheese shop just outside of Appleton is totally into the Cheeseheads: The Documentary thing, carry not only the DVD, but all of our memorabilia as well.  When on your way to your next visit to the Mecca of Football, stop in and get your cheesehead on. * * *

Fearless Flying Flags

Took these while traveling around the state.  The really big one at top is from Sheboygan.  The ones beautifully lit by the sun were outside the Kwik Trip headquarters in La Crosse. Beautiful and peaceful, yet fearless flying flags.  And the only one that is flying forward (dead center) is outside the Harley-Davidson museum in … Continue reading