Milwaukee Lingo - It’s A Thing. How Many Of These Words Do YOU Know?

Are you a true Milwaukeean?

Michigan, Midwest, liz, Elizabeth Banks
The Weinstein Company
 Mar 08, 2019
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Question: 1/22Choose your answer!

The world’s largest music festival happens right on the shores of Lake Michigan! What’s it called?
Warped Tour

Question: 2/22Choose your answer!

“Hey, hand me the ______ so I can change the tv channel.”

Question: 3/22Choose your answer !

"You wanna see a movie later, ______"
How 'bout so
Or not
Maybe not

Question: 4/22Choose your answer!

When it comes to baseball, you're obviously cheering for the:

Question: 5/22Choose your answer!

How would a true local pronounce Wilkwaukee?

Question: 6/22Choose your answer!

If you’re stopping at a TYME Machine, you’re in need of:

Question: 7/22Choose your answer!

It might sound a little odd, but when a thunderstorm is coming to an end, you might say:
It’s starting to stop
It’s stopping to start
It’s nearing a stop

Question: 8/22Choose your answer!

Milwaukee touches which great lake?
Lake Superior
Lake Erie
Lake Michigan

Question: 9/22Choose your answer!

Ice cream is delicious, but frozen ____ is even better!

Question: 10/22Choose your answer!

What's an FIB known to do?
Blend in like a true Wisconsinite
Have Illinois plates and drive horribly
Have Iowa plates and drive horribly

Question: 11/22Choose your answer!

"I'm really thirsty, do you have any water left?"
"I'm out, but I see a gurgler right up there!"
"No worries, you can get a drink out of this sprouter!"
"No, but there's a bubbler right up here!"

Question: 12/22Choose your answer!

Stop 'n go lights are?
Traffic lights
Stop signs

Question: 13/22True or False?

There is a “Recombobulation Area” at the General Mitchell International Airport.
Yes, it's true!
False, what on earth is that??

Question: 14/22Choose your answer!

"You betcha" means?
Of course!
I can't remember!
You're betting!

Question: 15/22Choose your answer!

Todd and Nancy got to the Packers Stadium 2 hours early, but somehow still ended up at the game late. How is this possible?
Easy! They spent too much time tailgaiting, happens to all of us!
They must have been sitting in the nosebleeds. Too many stairs to climb.
Must've forgotten their tickets at home. Rookie mistake!

Question: 16/22Choose your answer!

Which of these is a classic Friday night meal for supper?
Hot wings
Fish Fry

Question: 17/22Choose your answer!

It's true... _______ are a pretty popular side around here!
Fried okra
Fried green tomatoes
Fried cheese curds

Question: 18/22Choose your answer!

What colors do you wear to cheer on the Packers?

Question: 19/22Choose your answer!

Wisconsinites love to joke that the Wisconsin state bird is actually a:
Bumble Bee

Question: 20/22Choose your answer!

How far would you say Madison is from Milwaukee?
Around 80 miles
Has to be about 120 km
About an hour and a half drive

Question: 21/22Choose your answer!

"Come up real quick once" means?
Remember that one time?
Innit so?
Come over

Question: 22/22Choose your answer!

Bottoms up, Milwaukee’s known as ______ and you should consider yourself lucky to get to call it home!
The Wine City
The Cold Brew City
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