Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 7/1/12
Often we say "Amish" when we really refer to the Pennsylvania Dutch community known as the Mennonites... This thriving sect of farmers, builders and craftspeople abounds in the rural areas just outside the Philly metropolis. It may come as a surprise to some, but football is played there...along with a Dutch sport known as "cornerball" and volleyball, among other games."Amish" football game in progress...Our guest writer today is Dutch Rubb, a veteran poster who lives and works in Pennsylvania Dutch country. While Dutch Rubb is not himself in strict adherence to "the Life" and in fact specializes in classic automobile restoration, he brings a unique viewpoint to being an Eagles fan which draws upon the cooperative team spirit of an Amish barn-raising...Psychology of an Eagles Fan....By Dutch Rubb (AKA Da Dutchmaster)What makes up an Eagles fan? ATV's article a few days ago tried to explain the different types of fans, in a good article that was panned by some. My own thoughts were t...
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