Down 7-0 in the 7th inning of a must-win game, the Scarlet Footwear come back for an improbable 8-7 win to keep their season alive. Obama fans should now begin to worry about my “John McCain is the Red Sox” theory. Note that, days after I made that post, McCain announced that the Sox are his “sentimental favorite” to win the World Series.
Politics aside: if the Red Sox can win yet another seven-game series after being down 3-1, they’re the comeback team of the modern era. They’ll have to retire “Sweet Caroline” and replace it with this:
Actually, maybe McCain should adopt the song too. It might help him with the all-important “grunge nostalgia” demographic.