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World Cup

Today seems like a good day to reminisce.  

(I don't know why, but I feel beat this week.  I am blaming the conference last week, but I'm pretty sure it has a lot to do with my busier summer schedule.)

So it's the world cup.  The last world cup I was living in Mexico and let me tell you, it was a very different experience...

I keep getting tagged in things on facebook about people being excited about the World Cup (Mexicans).  (By the way, they tend to use facebook a bit differently than us.)  And I'm like, oh, yeah, it's a big deal there.

I mean it's basically a holiday.

I remember coming up to work on one of their game days 4 years ago and hearing chanting coming from inside.  México....México...México  Even 3-5 year olds were super into it.  We walk in to see many of them waving flags, all of them chanting & decked out in México gear, even some face paint.  

So different than my experience with the World Cup in the U.S.

What are your feelings on the World Cup?  Is it strange I keep cheering for México?
I heard they were supposed to lose yesterday and they totes drew so I think that is a good thing!

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