Sunday, February 20, 2011

Visit Beautiful Madison, Wisconsin

Pity that the Wisconsin Tourism Federation changed their name back in '09.*

Here's some Wisconsin history you probably didn't know:

5) Wisconsin State Capitol Collapses
in 1933, the "Madison Capital-Times" announced that the capitol building had collapsed after a series of strange explosions that they attributed to "large quantities of gas, generated through many weeks of verbose debate in the Senate and Assembly chambers."

(the date was April 1)

*it was something to do with the acronym