Dumbest War Ever Erupts Over Which State Looks Most Like a Mitten-
With Michigan State’s crushing defeat on Saturday to Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship football game, tensions are particularly high between the two states. It’s almost as if any little thing could set a Michigander off — for example, a tourism campaign that likens Wisconsin to a deformed mitten.
The image (above, left) has become the centerpiece of Travel Wisconsin’s website and Facebook page. Michigan is (justifiably) pissed off, as they have long compared their state to a mitten, and feel Wisconsin is just flagrantly stealing their mitten-shaped-state shtick!
[via Gawker]

Dumbest War Ever Erupts Over Which State Looks Most Like a Mitten-

With Michigan State’s crushing defeat on Saturday to Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship football game, tensions are particularly high between the two states. It’s almost as if any little thing could set a Michigander off — for example, a tourism campaign that likens Wisconsin to a deformed mitten.

The image (above, left) has become the centerpiece of Travel Wisconsin’s website and Facebook page. Michigan is (justifiably) pissed off, as they have long compared their state to a mitten, and feel Wisconsin is just flagrantly stealing their mitten-shaped-state shtick!

[via Gawker]

7 Dec 2011 / 2 notes

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