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Tuesday, January 9, 2007

Where do Boston Fans Get Their Reputation?

Boston fans can be assholes. And I, for one, am certainly not apologizing.

It seems that when Jason Kidd returned to the court after his first domestic violence case in 2001, fans booed him every time he touched the ball, chanting "wife-beater" among, what I assume were many other profanities. And where was the contest played? Boston.

I like to think it's our immaturity that adds to our charm. And yes, we will stay classy.

(This disclaimer shouldn’t be necessary, but, to those who offend easily, in no way do I find domestic violence or what the Kidd family is going through a laughing matter. Even less so with children involved.)


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1 comment:

MWCB said...

Sorry to be telling you what to write on your blog, but stick with this story, if you would. Have you read this?! http://sports.espn.go.com/nba/news/story?id=2725524 The story is getting crazier all the time! Joumana tracking his car with some sort of GPS device, like Albert Belle? What mysterious numbers were on Jason Kidd's cell phone? Poor little TJ manipulated and used by his mom? Now, of course, lawyers lie and all...but I am fascinated. That entire 2001 incident looks way different now.

OK, I'll stop commenting so much for a little while, ha, but you were on a hot streak of interesting posts there. Keep up the good work. :-)