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Offline Cincinnatus

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Study: Link Found Between Losing Sports Teams, Heavier Fans
« on: August 29, 2013, 03:45:32 PM »
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Re: Study: Link Found Between Losing Sports Teams, Heavier Fans
« Reply #1 on: August 29, 2013, 03:57:08 PM »


Losing takes its toll.
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Re: Study: Link Found Between Losing Sports Teams, Heavier Fans
« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2013, 08:26:49 PM »
Could this be a correlation/causation issue?

I know places like Buffalo have very high obesity rates (so much snow in the winter that it's difficult to get around) and also has a pathetic excuse for a pro football team along with a hockey team that the owner promised a Cup but has instead run into the ground.

The most successful teams of late-- Boston comes to mind-- seem to come from healthy, wealthy and wise (OK, Taxachusetts isn't that wise, but still) markets.


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