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TODAY’S HEADLINE STORY: Brrr! Almost Nothing Stops The Most Dedicated Tanners

Wednesday, January 14th, 2009

“Tanners have guts, man! Rain, sleet, 4 inches of snow or 25-below wind-chill: Nothing stops them! When there is a will, there is a way to get to the salon! Gotta’ love ’em!”

2009-01-14-quote-of-the-week-copy.jpgKim Stern, owner of #1 Sun Tanning Salon in Iowa City, Iowa, commenting on a line of tanners at her flagship store Monday evening despite the fact that temperatures in Eastern Iowa plummeted below zero with winds gusting up to 40 miles per hour. If bitter temperatures and high winds weren’t enough to discourage patrons, Iowa City was getting 4 inches of snow overnight, which combined with snowfall over the weekend led officials to declare a Snow Emergency downtown.

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