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Michigan Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff (Michigan Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff)by Colleen Burcar
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Your round-trip ticket to the wildest, wackiest, most outrageous people, places, and things the Wolverine State has to offer!
Whether youre a born-and-raised Michiganite, a recent transplant, or just passing through, Michigan Curiosities will have you laughing out loud as Colleen Burcar takes you on a rollicking tour of the strangest sites in theWolverine State.
Experience some raucous festivals that celebrate everything from Elvis and Jimmy Buffett to bologna
and chicken gizzards.
Visit the home of the worlds largest burger, where you can still order a 100-pound Goliath burger, topped off with a one-and-a-half-gallon Colossal sundae—and dont forget the 20-inch chocolate chip cookie.
Discover where the law of gravity is broken, tour an actual glass house (the ultimate recycling project), and visit some amazing stone “hobbit” houses.
This definitive collection of the Great Lakes State's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things is filled with quirky photographs throughout and maps for each region. Michigan Curiosities includes humorous state facts and amusing stories and serves as a combination almanac, off-the-wall travel guide, and wacky news gazette.
About the Author
Colleen Burcar has worked in radio, television, and newspapers for many years. Thirteen of those years were spent working alongside Gene Taylor. She now works in media consulting and public relations and her voice continues to be heard on commercials across the country. The mother of a daughter, Kimberly, Colleen currently resides in suburban Detroit with her husband, Bryan Becker, and toy poodle, Chloe.
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