Thursday, June 24, 2010

One U.S. Goal, One Cubs Run, Two Very Different Responses

Yesterday, the United States' Landon Donovan scored a singular goal in the 91st minute of the World Cup soccer game against Algeria.  The reaction around the country to the unexpected score was similar to the scene in this Nebraska bar:

Later yesterday evening, Tyler Colvin hit a singular homerun off of Cliff Lee.  While the Cubs actually scoring off of a pitcher like Lee was probably more unexpected than a U.S. soccer victory, the reaction across the Cubs universe was a little different:


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