Saturday, July 18, 2015

Fact of the Day: Chicago Cubs Curse

During the 1945 World Series, the Chicago Cubs faced the Detroit Tigers. A man named William Sianis took his goat to one of the games of the World Series, but was told to leave after it had bothered a lot of fans watching. When he left he said "The Cubs ain't gonna win no more" and many fans believe he put a curse on the team. As they have never won or gone to the World Series ever since.

10 comments:

  1. haha blame a curse for them just sucking, easier way out.

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  2. That's what you get when you insult someone's goat :)

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  3. Better than to admit the team wasn't good enough to win a World Series.

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  4. Oh my word, that's a fascinating story Adam. Never heard that one before.

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  5. Interesting, never know what we will hear next

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  6. And every year my husband still roots for them to win. I just don't think it's gonna happen. Thanks, goat.

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  7. But as you reminded me... who knows? This could be the year if we are to believe Back to the Future.

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