Found October 09, 2013 on Fox Sports:
After the Atlanta Braves won 96 regular-season games this year, the expectation in The A was that the Braves could return to their pennant-winning ways of the mid-to-late '90s. But the Los Angeles Dodgers had high hopes themselves entering the postseason, and quickly and painlessly dusted the Braves in the NLDS, finishing the job with a dramatic 4-3 win in Game 4 Monday night at Chavez Ravine. However, that wasn't good enough for one Braves fan named Paul Kaplan, who was so disgruntled over Atlanta's early exit that he wrote his congressman, Rep. Jack Kingston, on Tuesday hoping that there might be a way to, perhaps, breathe a second life into the team's World Series hopes. Here's Kaplan's government shutdown-themed letter, which was written with tongue firmly in cheek, via Hardball Talk : Now, I feel like credit should be given where credit is due. Jon Stewart was onto this gag long before Kaplan was. In fact, Stewart illustrated his perception of Republ...
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