View Full Version : In the New York Times...

09-12-2003, 10:17 PM
Tribes of Chicago (http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/12/opinion/12COBU.html?ex=1064381901&ei=1&en=bf9a38e166eddf98)

I scanned the threads and I don't think anyone posted this yet, but if so mods please delete/move this. Thanks.

Anyway, this article I thought was pretty good. A lot of times when the national media writes or talks about Sox and Cubs fans it seems like they can't comprehend why we dislike each other. While this one didn't really go into detail about why we dislike each other, it didn't try to make it out that we root for both teams or that we are wrong in not doing so.

edit: Ok, I just realized that the author writes for Chicago magazine, but still....

09-13-2003, 09:16 AM
Heh, I was at the Dandy Warhols show she mentions (and the Sox game that afternoon). I cheered when he mentioned the White Sox, as did a few others. Not enough, though...