June 16th, 2006

[ waldo ]

on watching the world cup

If there is one event that can capture the attention of billions it is the World Cup. While it is generally recognized to be the premier sporting event by 98% of the world's population, the spirit of o jogo bonito has yet to catch on in the United States. Didier Drogba's goal for the Côte d'Ivoire against Argentina saw myself and four other people cheering with delight, but apart from that and my telephone call with Min during the match between Togo and Korea this has been a fairly solitary affair for me.

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