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Writer's Block: Goal! - don't let the bastards grind you down.
Writer's Block: Goal!
Goooooooooaaaaaaaaalllllll! Today marks the anniversary of football (soccer) star Pele's 1000th goal. Why has professional footie never caught on in the United States?

a number of factor. low scores, little violence, and unless you're really familiar with what's going on, there's a whole lot of nothing. setting up a breakaway can take 45 seconds of nothing but passing the ball back and forth, drawing the defenders forward. that shit is tedious.

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citizengwen From: citizengwen Date: November 19th, 2008 04:45 pm (UTC) (Link)
ok, how is football not tedious? run a few yards, break for commercial. run a few yards, break for commercial.

and baseball....UGGGH snore fest.

i'll give ya basketball, but that's it.
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