Lots of bad news last week in pro football, so today on ESPN.com Gregg Easterbrook’s Tuesday Morning Quarterback is accompanied by this Sportsnation poll —
Looking on the bright side, in the past week the NFL:
- Was not hit by an asteroid
- Didn’t awaken a prehistoric monster
- Did not start a zombie plague
Why, of course every sports fan will get these science fiction references. Not surprising at all.
The boundary between sf and the mundane is harder to see all the time.
(By the way, 50% of those responding picked “Did not start a zombie plague.”)