I think it has more to do with the massive Scandi influence/heritage. ...most of the people up there in the UP, MN, northern WI and ND are like, basically Swedish/Norwegian/Finnish
Hmm, that actually makes sense. I can c how Yerrrndee Berrrgginn Flonnnndee Flerrrrgin,.. Could transform into whatever it is "Dah Yoooper's" Up dehr speak!!! It doesn't really sound like it's got much of a "Frog" influence to it!
Yeah, I'm a bit "Xena-Phobic!!! (...that warrior princess bitch scares the shit outta me!!!)