Cheerleaders, Endless Chants, And Fan-Created Performance Art: Why…

On my flight to Busan, South Korea I sat next to an older Korean woman sporting a Detroit Tiger hat. It seemed serendipitous that I'd be seated next to a fellow Tigers fan on a vacation planned entirely around seeing baseball games. The issue, which was a big issue, was expressing this. » 9/27/12 4:45pm 9/27/12 4:45pm

Curse Of The Colonel Update: Now PETA's Involved

Of course they are. The animal rights organization has sent an impassioned letter to the Chicago Cubs, advising them not to accept a Japanese baseball team's offer of a curse-breaking Kentucky Fried Chicken statue. » 3/13/09 3:45pm 3/13/09 3:45pm

Can Japanese Colonel Sanders Statue End The Cubs' Curse?

This handsome statue, plucked from the watery depths of a Japanese river, is being offered to the Chicago Cubs as curse-breaking material. I see no way this can fail. » 3/12/09 4:05pm 3/12/09 4:05pm