Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/2/12
Remember when… The Pirates were a perennial losing franchise? Remember when… Bob Costas’ pretentious Olympian superlatives weren’t pretentious because they were about baseball, something the man truly loves? Remember when… I mocked Sarah Palin’s mocking of Obama’s proposed “hopey-change” politics? Remember when… Everyone discounted the Cardinals’ playoff hopes with three weeks left in the season? Remember when… The GOP wasn’t an absolute joke? Remember when… Christopher Nolan’s Batman franchise was the greatest thing that ever happened in comic book film history? (WARNING: Major spoiler alert with that link) Remember when… NBC didn’t ruin every single sporting event it broadcasted?* Remember when… US American politicians really worked for the people? Oh, wait. Remember when… Clint Hurdle was orange? And remember when you didn’t hate me ‘cuz I was right? Peace, Jeff *Not including the XFL, which was a brilliant endeavor, even if it was extremely stupid.
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