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El Supremo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 08:46 PM
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Please complete this sentence:
I hate the Yankees because ________________.

(no silly reasons like "they suck rotten eggs." or worse - Real logical reasons only please)

I'll start. ...because they have had too much money.
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sniffa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 09:03 PM
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1. of their fans
:yoiks:
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ElaineinIN Donating Member (345 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 09:05 PM
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2. they take winning for granted eom
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The Witch Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 09:09 PM
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3. it's so much fun to do so
I can indulge my inner Mann Coulter and hate people without a good reason. :P
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ElaineinIN Donating Member (345 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 09:13 PM
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4. Unfortunately, for me
its genetic. I don't know how to not hate the Yankees, so it doesn't seems so much like an indulgence as just part of the natural order...

Thanks Dad! :7
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klook Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 09:50 PM
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5. of George Steinbrenner.
The Yankees would be tolerable, maybe even likeable, if they had a different owner.
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paulk Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-30-05 11:45 PM
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6. I don't hate the yankees
and I don't understand why people get so bent out of shape about them...

it's just a game, fer crissakes.
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drdtroit Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-01-05 12:29 AM
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7. I hate the Yankees
because of their freedoms! :patriot:
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Syrinx Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-01-05 02:28 AM
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8. because of the lack of a salary cap
They shouldn't be able to buy their mojo like that just because they live in the dominant media market.

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MaineDem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-01-05 06:56 AM
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9. ...I was born that way.
They're the enemy. It's just natural. :D
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KitchenWitch Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-01-05 07:03 AM
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10. Because they use MLB as their farm system.
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