With excitement building for Sunday's Super Bowl, we in the newsroom wondered aloud on Thursday: What would it take to get to New Orleans from Lodi, get a ticket to the game, and find a place to sleep? At this late date, would that even be possible? Reporter Sara Jane Pohlman agreed to explore that fanciful challenge. This is her report. — The Editor
So you want to see the 49ers take on the Baltimore Ravens at Super Bowl XLVII? That's an ambitious adventure — but it can be done. Only it will cost you about $7,000 and you should have left yesterday.