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Three-bomb night, and other bullets

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Dennis Franz in a Bud commercial: “What’s a Met?”

Mike Royko had no answer.

That ain’t the way to have fun, no.

The New York Metropolitans, one of my least-favorite teams, are in town. Probably nobody under 50 feels similarly. 1969 cannot be exorcised for me. I want them to lose 52-0 or somesuch, always. Sorry, Jay (Jay Rivera is a friend of mine, a Mets fan from way back).

It’s a darned shame. But it is what it is.

Here’s today’s Cubs News and Notes. As always, * means autoplay on, or annoying ads, or both (directions to remove for Firefox and Chrome). {$} means paywall. {$] means limited views.

Food for thought:

Thanks for reading.