Friday, October 28th, 2016

The Lovely Doreen and I took my daughter and her friend to the Wisconsin State Fair on Saturday. The girls were mostly interested in two things: shopping and rides. A few observations: 1) The ride area is a vast improvement over the old Murphy Brothers attractions. The staff is more professional and there are actually […]

The coolest Governor in the country @ScottWalker at the Wisconsin State fair. — RPMC (@RPMarathon) August 1, 2014 I think that’s the Vortex, my son’s favorite ride at the Wisconsin State Fair. Print this entry

It isn’t just the protesting. It’s the mob-rule tactics of trying to destroy any event the governor is attending whether it is political or not. Here is the report from the MacIver Institute: The MacIver News Service’s cameras were there when a throng of about 60 protesters disrupted the opening ceremonies of the Wisconsin State […]

Waukesha-based Cornerstone Plumbing is having a contest. They’re offering a pretty cool prize: WANT TO WIN A FAMILY 4-PACK TO THE WI STATE FAIR???? Includes 4 tickets to State Fair PLUS $25 to spend however you wish (parking, cream puffs, etc.) Pretty simple rules, too. I’ve seen similar rules somewhere before… Print this entry

I can’t imagine what the family went through when they saw 12-year-old Teagan Marti drop 100ft and the net was not ready to catch her. Investigators said operator error is to blame for an accident at a Wisconsin Dells amusement park that left a 12-year-old girl critically injured. Police said a net used to break […]