Sunday, February 28, 2010

Canada's Olympic Win... and Pittsburgh

I'll be honest, I've never really followed hockey.  But even I was drawn to the drama of this showdown between the U.S.A. and our "neighbors to the north."  This wasn't just about a game, or a medal.  This was flat out national pride on the line!

However, I found the fallout in my digital circle of friends rather amusing.  I live in Pittsburgh, and while Americans are mighty proud... Sidney Crosby is a Penguin.  In a town famous (infamous?) for fanatical devotion to its sports teams, this made for some interesting facebook-reading post-game:

(click the image to view large enough to actually read!)

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