Snowball Fight Good Fun, No Record Set

It could have been a record setting battle. Four thousand people signed up for the University of Wisconsin-Madison's snowball fight page on Facebook. But not everyone who signed up showed up for the snowball fight. Organizers were trying to break a 2006 record held by Michigan Technological University.

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LINDA WERTHEIMER, host:

Good morning, I'm Linda Wertheimer. It could have been a record-setting battle in the frozen north. Four thousand people signed up on Facebook for the University of Wisconsin, Madison's snowball fight. But only hundreds showed up. There was a basketball game, the snow was too powdery to pack, it was really cold. So Michigan Tech still holds the snowball record, but there is snow in the forecast. It's Morning Edition.

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