Ridiculous College Bowl Game Given Suitably Absurd College Bowl Game Logo
College football's Humanitarian Bowl — played in Boise every year — has now been renamed the "Famous Idaho Potato" Bowl after the event's main sponsor, the Idaho Potato Commission. Because, well, what else would it be named after?
Whatever, at least potatoes can actually go in bowls. Though the self-explanatory name is only second in ridiculousness to the accompanying logo.
Yes, the football has been turned into a baked potato. With sour cream. And chives.
As to be expected, the announcement had all of Twitter in stitches, with New York Times college sports reporter Pete Thamel asking followers to send him their favorite ridiculous bowl names, and Jimmy Traina tweeting this obligatory reaction:
Others were not so inspired by the name change:
And some thought it necessary to call for a supplementary bowl, given the inevitable forthcoming debate:
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