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Outside The Confines: Revenge of the Fifth

Or, Happy Cinco de Mayo!

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Yesterday was May 4th, which has now been co-opted beyond just the nerd community into a widespread commercial phenomenon that is “Star Wars Day.” (If you don’t get why... “May the fourth be with you...” etc, etc.) The following day, better known to most as Cinco de Mayo, has also been humorously dubbed “Revenge of the Fifth” (an homage to Revenge of the Sith).

If you weren’t already overwhelmed by Star Wars content yesterday I thought I’d include a few fun MLB-themed tweets that captured the day.

Now onward to links!

First he tried to strut off the mound with only two strikes. And then, this....

And tomorrow will be a better day than today, Buster. Make it so.