And while we're at it: If the hockey stick doesn't get you, the Minneapolis layover will. At a gift shop on the concourse, right out front, a chorus line of T-shirts beckoned, with large capital lettering filling up the fronts of the shirts, in various colors:


WE ROOT FOR THE VIKINGS AND WHOEVER'S PLAYING THE PACKERS
Cute. The garment itself was a durable-seeming if otherwise unexceptional cotton-poly blend, made in Singapore, and the retail price was $31.95. Now, that's funny.
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