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Old 04-18-2013, 12:42 PM
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Originally Posted by RKMeibalane View Post
Don't be so sure. One of my classmates from medical school was determined to prove that Cubs fans are idiots. His GF (now wife) didn't believe him, so he took her to a Cubs-Reds game (he's a Reds fan). The game featured several lead changes, as well as a mammoth home run by (*gasp*) Adam Dunn. Baseball fan or no, anyone would have enjoyed the action. Unfortunately, at least a few fans weren't paying attention.
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Yours is an unrealistic view of a crowd at a sporting event. I do not doubt this event happened, as we have all seen it at a number of games, because those peopel *are* there, at every stadium. But the overall generalization is just offbase.

Also,

And agree on King's "some of you would rather be next to empty seats" comment. We saw that on these boards in 2006, and see it on occasion when the park is packed.
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