WUI (Writing under the influence)

Somebody once said we are all Americans, sometimes born in the wrong places.
On a warm autumn day in 1986, while enjoying beer with my college buddies,
I decided to join my new homeland.

I've come to appreciate the ideals that helped create this great country.
Liberalism, political-correctness, multiculturalism and moral equivalence
are destroying it.

This old house Grovenet Wal*Mart Visiting Poland American wine better than French.

Saturday, August 13, 2005

 

Is this the year?

Seahawks looked really good yesterday during their game with Saints. Could this be the year for them? I really hope so.

I've been rooting for Seahawks since I moved to Seattle in 1992. My sons, both born in Madison, WI root for Packers. Over the years I've also rooted for Packers when Seahawks were out of playoffs. Only one year, 1997, did I root against Packers because I just couldn't stand them and their fans after they won the Super Bowl in 1996. OK, I know Packers won the Super Bowl in January of 1997 but, technically, it was still the 1996 season. So when Packers lost to Broncos I was as ecstatic as if Poland won the Soccer Cup, which, of course, has never happened.

So we all await what this season will bring. Will it be Seahawks or Packers? Or somebody else again?

Hopefully, next year, we will be able to travel to Seattle to see Seahawks and Packers play on the same field.

Comments:
Alas, I am a Minnesota fan. Therefore, you probably will hate me. ^_^

Came over from Orbusmax. :)
 
There are better reasons to hate people. I've never been one of those rabid fans who swear by their team and prone to verbal or even physical confrontations, especially when intoxicated, with opposing teams' fans. Speaking of intoxicated, I like football because it's a sport that one can easily follow even after a few cold ones.
 
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