Wednesday, May 21, 2008

This is the source of the bitterness

People from outside this area often wonder why Philadelphia-area area sports fans are so, well, angry. THIS is why: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2008/more/05/14/philadelphia.drought/index.html?eref=si_topstories.

100 collective seasons of professional sports futility, with not much hope on the horizon. Contrast that with, say, a city like Boston, where in the past decade they've had three Super Bowl Championships, two World Series titles, a return to glory for the basketball team and even the woebegone Boston Bruins seem to have turned the corner.