CHICKEN WINGS, ROLLING ROCK AND BRAZILIAN BALLS
by Todd Hartley
Is there any way to quantify the value of fandom and superstition? I ask because I’m an unabashed supporter of the men’s and women’s basketball teams from the University of Connecticut, both of which just won national championships, and I’m pretty convinced that the men’s team couldn’t have won without my help.
Those of you who don’t know me very well might think that sounds reasonable; I do have some awesome point-guard skills with my right hand, after all, and once upon a time I could jump high enough to touch a basketball rim. Read the rest of this entry →