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Old 10-16-2012, 06:41 PM
Johnny Mostil Johnny Mostil is offline
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Originally Posted by doublem23 View Post
well first, it's sports, it doesn't have to be completely rational all the time and second, it makes perfect sense if people want to root for their own divisional foes if they're out of the picture because their success casts a positive light on your own team. It's embarrassing when the sox struggle in what is usually the worst division in baseball, but if the tigers are actually a lot better than their record may suggest, it adds legitimacy to the entire division.

At any rate, seriously, who the **** cares why someone else chooses to root for another team over another?
+1, especially about the embarrassment when the Sox struggle in a poor division.

Last edited by Johnny Mostil; 10-16-2012 at 06:47 PM.