My guess is that Goobie was poking fun at the spelling of the name. FWIW, the Chequamegon covers quite a bit of real estate. Perhaps the name of a town nearby our initial starting point might be in order?
In that same vein, not sure I will consider attending if Snipen is "defiantly" attending. On the other hand, figure I will try to make it if he is "definately" attending. ;P
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