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06-09-2013, 03:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Krut View Post
Same with me in a way. I used to love everything Eskimos, but they have gradually died for me over the last few years especially.

Losing hasn't affected my love or attention to the Oilers one iota, but it has for the Esks.
I am the exact opposite of you. If you switched the words 'Oilers' and 'Esks' you would sum up my feelings perfectly.

Last night even my in-laws were noticing that not only was I not watching the Blackhawks/Kings game, I didn't even know that they were playing and that the defending Cup champs were facing elimination. Starting during the '06-07 season the Oilers losing ways (and their gutless way of losing) have almost completely turned me off of NHL hockey. Meanwhile, I renewed my Eskimos season tickets this year without a second thought despite the Maciocia & Tillman reigns of error and no Grey Cup wins since 2005.

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