a name referring to the state of Michigan due to its unique mitten shape
by MotoCrazed December 07, 2011
One of the official designations for the State of Michigan - which has the Lower Peninsula which directly resembles a mitten and the Upper Peninsula, which is referred to as "Michigan's Upper Hand."
The state of Michigan which is shaped like a mitten, thus "Mitten State."
by ProMich December 07, 2011