quote by Bud Selig

St. Louis is closer to Minneapolis than Milwaukee is.

— Bud Selig

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And y'all scared I can tell That I'mma get Bucks like Milwaukee, cause like Sam, I ca' sell.

Chicago - a pompous Milwaukee.

I was born in Washington, D.C., and I was raised in Milwaukee.

Lambeau was always special, and so was Milwaukee.

I grew up playing in an alley on the south side of Milwaukee.

I signed a very modest $3,000 bonus with the Braves in Milwaukee.

And my old man didn't have that kinda money to put out.

Milwaukee one of my favorite cites; I think Milwaukee is #1.

I remember one time I'm batting against the Dodgers in Milwaukee.

They lead, 2 - 1, it's the bottom of the ninth, bases loaded, two out and the pitcher has a full count on me. I look over to the Dodger dugout and they're all in street clothes.

When I go across the country, whether it's Albuquerque, New Mexico, whether it's Birmingham, Alabama or Milwaukee, Wisconsin, there are always forces at play that I choose to relate to and extract inspiration from, and as long as they stay committed to the struggle against poverty, I find a role for myself.

I've owned a business for 26 years. My family isn't in politics and my supporters aren't special interest groups in Madison and Milwaukee.

I know more polkas than Frankie Yankovic.

I grew up next door to the Polka Tavern in Milwaukee. I can sing some polkas. And proud of that.

It's why we oppose Citizens United from that right-wing Supreme Court.

In 2012, I also said the Tea Party "acted like terrorists" and called a donut shop manager in Milwaukee who wanted lower taxes a "smartass." And I said the number one issue is a three-letter word, J-O-B-S." I'm proud of who I am.

I'm a Brewers fan. I was born in Milwaukee, so I'm all Wisconsin teams all day.

To this day, whenever I'm in Milwaukee, which is often, I'm reminded that the people there still haven't gotten over the Braves leaving ... If it helps, they should know the players haven't either.

My first deepening of spirituality came when I was 6, when I was moved from my grandmother and sent to live with my mother - whom I really did not know - who had moved to Milwaukee. Something inside myself knew that I was never going to see my grandmother again - I would be wasting my time to live in that space of wanting that.

I sit at my desk each night with no place to go, opening the wrinkled maps of Milwaukee and Buffalo, the whole U.S., its cemeteries, its arbitrary time zones, through routes like small veins, capitals like small stones.

I was working with mud and photographs and thread, eyelashes, carrots and acetone... I was throwing radios off buildings and... remember floating styrofoam commas down the Milwaukee River.

What's made Milwaukee famous has made a loser out of me.

I feel very fortunate to have broken in with the Milwaukee Braves organization.

Whenever I think of Milwaukee, I think of the American League.

Hmm, Boston, Atlanta, weren't they the Browns, too?

The President said that Gold told him to invade Iraq.

You see that's what happens when you mix New Testament and Old Milwaukee.

I was just getting out of a shootaround in Milwaukee when I found out.

I took out my insoles (from my shoes) and I was out of there.

I don't know if we have any action going on, so there shouldn't be anybody worried about the rumors if it entails the Milwaukee Bucks. This is our team.

Comedy clubs are a bit more expensive.

That's the problem with some of these places. But the flipside of that is, if you do too many shows for free or $5, then people don't understand why you can't fly to Milwaukee and do a show for a $3 cover. That won't even pay for my flight.

My wife Jennifer's family is all from there.

Jennifer grew up there, so we have personal ties forever - her mom, dad, her brother, her twin brother - so, there's certainly a personal connection there that will also be there. Also, even though I grew up in Omaha, I feel like I really grew up in Milwaukee.

Well, when people ask where I'm from, I usually say the Midwest, because that covers both homes, in a way. Obviously I was born in Omaha, but when people say, "Where do you come from," we'll say Milwaukee. I mean Jennifer was certainly born in Milwaukee, and that's where I spent a big chunk of my adult life, so we usually say we came here from Milwaukee. That's usually how it's referenced is we're from Milwaukee, yeah.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin is a place that I feel like it's undervalued.

It's one of the most amazing cities I've been to. It has the most to offer.

I'm from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I moved to LA when I was about eleven years old. I always go back to Milwaukee whenever I can. Just chill with my grandpa and my grandmother and just be with family, be with people that were there before I got a million views on YouTube because of my music video.

I wouldn't even feel sorry for us if I was going against us.

I know teams are licking their chops. The Bulls or Milwaukee, they're excited. Even though somebody is hurt they're still excited because they feel like we're a man down and we might not be as strong, but we're confident here. We got the players to still make something special happen. Guys just have to step up as a unit.

What the Hell. In 1988, I was the AWA heavyweight champion and I never came to Milwaukee.

One time I dropped a fly ball in Milwaukee and, after the game, the writers asked me what happened. I told them, 'Well, I was looking up and a UFO flew right across. It was weird. I never saw anything like that in my life.' Man, I was only joking and they wrote it up and put it in the paper.

In Milwaukee last month a man died laughing over one of his own jokes.

That's what makes it so tough for us outsiders. We have to fight home competition.

Tucker: You guys going to Milwaukee? Guy: Yes sir, heading home after a vacation. Tucker: Did you know there are midgets in Milwaukee? [The man and his wife are silent and confused.] Tucker: HUNDREDS OF THEM!

One can see the results of those policies in hundreds of communities around my State. As one might expect, our largest communities - places like Milwaukee, Madison, and Green Bay - lost thousands of jobs as a result of those trade policies, most notably NAFTA and permanent most-favored-nation status for China.

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