Tag Archives: Curse of the Bambino

Lifting the Curse

When something is over it’s over. It’s not news anymore. And so what seemed like the big news story at the time, in twenty-four hours, is forgotten – or if not forgotten merely a curiosity, useful trivia should you find … Continue reading

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The Opposite of Perspective

Sports fans know all about it – loyalty has nothing to with anything even vaguely related to rational thought and carefully considered perspective. It’s somewhat the opposite of perspective. Chicago Cubs fans always say wait until next year, every year, … Continue reading

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