Jonathan Foust

September 9, 2008

Football and a Universe Without Purpose

Filed under: Dharma, Humor, Observations, Video — jonathanfoust @ 7:57 pm

OK.  I’ll admit it.  I like football.

They say most men enjoy following the sports they watched with their fathers.  My dad and I spent many a Sunday afternoon (after Quaker meeting) watching football.  He’d be grading papers and I’d read the paper or a book.

Football is a kind of therapy for me. It’s reward time after a long week. I feel I’m connecting with something inside me that is so, I don’t know … American.  Male.

I watch myself watching football with a mixture of appreciation for the game and at the same time incredulity at how serious everyone takes it.

So it was with a little more than delight when I ran across this clip:

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1 Comment »

  1. I relate, everyday as I come out of the locker room!

    Comment by Alex — October 1, 2009 @ 11:00 am


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