- The Boston Red Sox on Sunday night graciously removed the crushing weight of baseball angst from all those blank-faced 2-year-olds toddling around New England wondering if they would ever see a World Series title in their lifetimes. As for those who decided, following the curse-breaking catharsis of 2004, that they could finally die in peace, what a pity that they will never know the feeling of winning a second time and savoring the subtle differences between the two.
Monday, October 29, 2007
Embarrassment of riches
It wasn't like 2004, but sweet nonetheless. And watching the kids on the team - Papelbon, Lester, Ellsbury, and Pedroia - sparkle was an absolute pleasure. This is funny: