Deadspin published a feature last night that amplified the already-concentrated sense of dread among reasonable, well-meaning Americans. Some of you responded with emotional outbursts of hatred toward humanity in general. We feel you're owed something more uplifting today, so we've collected 10 sports GIFs to help restore faith in your fellow man or woman. Enjoy.

1. A-Rod Strikes Out In The Playoffs

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10. A-Rod Strikes Out In The Playoffs