Wisconsin rules the world, “How Many Pushups can You Do” edition:


Judging from the number of “Paul Ryan shirtless” hits I’m still getting this week, Congressman Paul Ryan’s physique and workout ethic are still a hot topic of webversation:

The Wisconsin congressman is an avid fitness buff whose toned, lean body is chiseled by P90X routines – among the toughest of workouts, health experts tell USA TODAY.

“It’s really the higher end of programs,” says Tim Church, director of preventive medicine at Lousiana State University’s Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge. “It’s good to see that he knows how to take care of himself, especially if there’s a chance he could be president down the road.

Oh, did I put that emphasis on the wrong sentence? Oops.

The point is: Ryan’s in really good shape, and people are noticing.

But Ryan’s not the only Wisconsin politician who’s in better shape than you! Check out Wisconsin’s 70-year-old Senate nominee, former Governor Tommy Thompson:

Fifty pushups. And sure, I know, they weren’t great pushups. But they weren’t the worst ones, either. Let’s see you do it.

And let the “Tommy Thompson shirtless” google bomb…begin!

Yeah, I said it: Tommy Thompson shirtless. You’re welcome, internet!

(Posted by The TrogloPundit.)

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