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Ski Wrigley Field!

Posted By on 02.28.08 at 12:41 PM

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The Tribune reports that the Cubs want to turn Wrigley Field into Margaritaville again. Fine by me, but I'm surprised that they have no ideas for making money over the winter. It's not like there's no precedent.

That's from a 1944 Norge Ski club jump. Wrigley's not the only famous Chicago stadium to host ski events, either. In fact, that gives me a brilliant idea:

More info at the UniWatch blog.

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