Other Chicago and General Sports Thread XXI - Baseball...we survived!
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09-12-2013, 07:05 PM
Join Date: May 2010
Originally Posted by
IU Hawks fan
I just not a fan of using the term
when referring to a team. You don't play for them, you don't work for them, and in Murray's case, you certainly don't attend either school. I tend to use we to describe IU around my other friends who are alums, because it is more of a 'we' when you earn a degree somewhere and make the financial commitment to the university. But the Hawks, Sox, or Bears just aren't a 'we' to me.
Others feel differently.
If you go to games and/or buy merchandise are you allowed to use "we" then?
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