- event that occurs close to home; may replace the family vacation;
- strongly correlates with historically high gas prices, as well as oil company profits
- may make destination resorts nervous
- makes paddling in Wisconsin even cooler, especially if you live here
Had to laugh when my partner Darren used this word in conversation for the first time. I believe he attributed it to some radio talk show host he had recently heard. Listen for it in a conversation near you.