Re: Why do Reds fans hate the Cubs?
Originally Posted by Falls City Beer
But aside from '96, the Cards bit arse in the 90s. And I lived there from 97-99 (pretty lean years) and they still thought their crap didn't stink. A real sense of entitlement. They'll stink it up again for another decade down the road (as they did in the 50s, 70s and 90s)--and still act in the same imperious manner I'm sure. Let's not forget, they're working on 25 years without a world title.
I don't know, those Lankford/Gilkey/Jose teams from the early '90s were kind of fun to watch, a real hit and squad. Everyone's lean years should be that diverting. I'm guessing Birds fans made it through 97-99 by paying attention to Mac and nothing but Mac.
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