Morning Links for March 3, 2017

Hats, Ron Johnson and the threat of loud music.

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

Just when you thought it was safe to go in the water.

A “cease and desist” letter from Sen. Ron Johnson’s office lit up social media. And in response, the Cards Against Humanity people are organizing a drive to mail potatoes to his office.

The view from way up high on the U.S. Bank Center.

Loud music is more of a threat to one’s ears than one might think.

FOX6 goes behind the scenes at Wisconsin Knitwear, which makes all manner of knitted garments.



Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.