In the words of the great Randy Moss: Super Bowl, homeboy. Minneapolis, as you might have learned by now, has been chosen to host Super Bowl LII (52) on Feb. 4, 2018. Most folks in Minnesota are extremely excited about this.
Many people outside of Minnesota are predictably skeptical, believing that anyone coming here in February might perish in polar chills. Here is a sampling of tweets from presumed outsiders that convey that tone:
Really looking forward to the Minnesota Super Bowl weekend party scene: pic.twitter.com/tlKs9kVLHb— Robert Klemko (@RobertKlemko) May 20, 2014
It's too cold in Minnesota for a super bowl game that's in February— Steve cash (@stevecash0) May 20, 2014
They thought this years super bowl was gonna be cold its gonna be an ice age in Minnesota in a few years— Anthony Nyers (@ANyers9) May 20, 2014
Many will think to this day when they're freezing during Super Bowl week in Minnesota and say "wait this could have been in New Orleans?!"— Chris Stewart (@CStewartWPTV) May 20, 2014
Have fun freezing your tails off when it's in the negative degrees up in Minnesota for the 2018 Super Bowl— Rick Shaw (@bbtwice27) May 20, 2014