He's got a point there, Cluck. The interesting question - pace the new post - is whether it would work in a betting environment, or whether the very thing that makes it work for him when he has no "clear" material interest would reverse and destroy him (or anyone else seeking to exploit it) when he (anyone else) did.

@ George Jochnowitz:
You may be the first person in the world to think that you're the first person in the world to think that.

@ Scott Miller:
I am not miguel cervantes and miguel cervantes is not me.

How did you do that?

Clearly, in George's Republic, sports would be banned.

You'll still root for the Gs won't you? Just for Lincecum's sake? And now for Cody Ross, who apparently is burning Dodger fan butts (tho I heard that there was really no excuse for how the Phils were pitching him)?

I was yanking for fuster's pulls because that's just the kind of kumbaya, everyone-in-it-together kind of a guy I am, and also because I thought the Goats post was funny but I didn't really contribute, and also because I'm a sucker for a sob story and Gwen Verdon.