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Bloomberg Makes a Bet With Green Bay Mayor Over Giants Game

Friday, January 13, 2012

The New York Giants The New York Giants (Jim McIsaac/Getty)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has thrown down a challenge to Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt over the outcome of Sunday's playoff game between the Giants and the Packers.

If the Giants win, Schmitt has to send local cheese curds and Titletown’s Sno-Cap root beer to New York. But if the Packers win, Bloomberg has to send Junior’s cheesecake and salsa from the Brooklyn Salsa Company.

The mayor has declared today Big Blue Friday in honor of the Giants. Bloomberg will wear the color and encourages other New Yorkers to do the same.

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Comments [3]

Maria from Queens

Well the giant's pulled it off, Sn Fran. to go!!

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Jan. 16 2012 05:50 PM
Gato from N.Y

Why...The Giants are from NEW JERSEY.. Reguardless what they say they moved and deserted us just like the Dodgers & the baseball Giants did. The truth hurts HUH????

Jan. 13 2012 11:16 AM
Nikki from NYC!

love this!!! go Cruz and your salsa dance! http://grapefriend.com/2012/01/02/you-deserve-a-grape-today-victor-cruz/

Jan. 13 2012 10:25 AM

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