Saturday, July 10, 2010
La Copa de la Vida
Yes, I know. TWO posts in one day. Unheard of, but this one is a more timely thing, I suppose.
Soccer is scary. Those frickin' vuvuzelas. The weird countries. The fans! I really don't get what it's all about.
I saw some review on Birdie's site that had a dead-on wrap-up of Twilight, or whatever that vampire movie is:
"Twilight's like soccer: they run around for two hours, nobody scores, and its billion fans insist you just don't understand."
Just interchange 'soccer' for 'twilight' in World Cup scenario and it is still dead-on. Of course, the Simpson's hit it out of the park, from about 10 years ago, with this clip. I love Kent Brockman's take and the Hispanic Kent Brockman-like's take (at about the 1:55 mark):
But as World Cup crap goes - you can count me in with the majority on the matter of watching it (or not!).
Aren't there more important things to discuss sports-wise.......like LeBron??? No...no....I kid. We're done talking about him.
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