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Friday
Jun082012

making a sounders fan in 5 easy steps

My friend Penina asked me to make her a Sounders fan, so I'm going to write a general advocacy explainer for why one should join up. Strangely, this is the only Seattle fandom besides Husky football I'd feel really comfortable pitching someone on. I love my Seahawks and Mariners, but they bring me naught but unique psychic pain, generally.

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The sport

You should like soccer. [Football, Association Football, footy, whatever. It's soccer here, it's never changing.] Penina, fortunately, already does. If you don't, be a friggin' global citizen, check out a few matches, and read How Soccer Explains The World by Franklin Foer. It's unfair, cruel even, much like baseball.

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