Archive for July 12th, 2009

I Love New York

Apple

Okay, I know this is totally frivolous and silly, but it’s the kind of thing that makes me smile.

The Mets, as any baseball fan knows, are in the middle of a nightmare season of injuries and ineptitude.  They managed to tread water for a little while, but the free fall has begun, and they’re just painful to watch.  They hadn’t hit a home run in eight games, but today Brian Schneider and Fernando Tatis went back to back.

Apparently the home run apple in centerfield needs 45 seconds to “recharge”, so it didn’t go up after the Tatis home run.  First the fans booed the apple’s no-show, then started chanting, “Apple, apple.”  The apple finally went up at the end of the inning, and the fans gave it a standing ovation.

The team sucks, but the fans rule.

1 comment July 12th, 2009 at 04:01pm Posted by Eli

Entry Filed under: Coolness,Sports

Sunday Mr. Deity Blogging

Hooray for magic!  And ignorance!

July 12th, 2009 at 01:03pm Posted by Eli

Entry Filed under: Monday Media Blogging,Mr. Deity,Religion


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