A few things everyone should know when reading today's #1 news item...Oscar Crashes Into Home.
#1 The Weinermobile was designed by THE industrial designer of the 20th century, Milwaukee's own Brooks Stevens (more here).
#2 The first person to play the role of "Little Oscar" and the first to drive the first Oscar Meyer Weinermobile was rural Watertown's Meinhardt Raabe, better known as the Coroner of Munchkintown from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" (more here).
#3 The Oscar Meyer plant in Madison's east side is a symbol of that city's nearly forgotten past as somewhat of a blue collar town. But that was long ago.
#4 Todays big news from Wisconsin....Oscar Meyer Weinermobile Crashes into Home.