Wednesday, December 12, 2007

This is Just Wrong

There are some memes that just shouldn't be in the same room. These are two of them.

Tuesday, December 04, 2007

No. Not Even. No Way.

The Wendigo Lodge in Grand Rapids, MN
There's something for everyone at Wendigo.
Whether planning the wedding of your dreams,
a corporate retreat or a weekend getaway,
we'll keep you coming back with our excellent
service, charming atmosphere, superb food

...

Bring someone special for a fine dining experience

I'm sorry. Anyone who goes there has been given fair warning. If it's run by a chain you have to wonder about their other properties. The H.H. Holmes Hotel? Dahmer Arms Apartments? The Donner Party Restaurant? Ed Gein's Backwoods Cabins?

Update 11 December 2007

I just had to call. The "guest services representative" said that yes, they had a pamphlet about the legend of the Wendigo and knew what it was about when the owners chose the name.

I'm speechless.