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Old 05-21-2013, 10:27 PM   #223 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Ammo View Post
I can't be the only person who has experienced people who say the hate basketball and will never follow the Raptors.......often followed by a mocking gesture of "yo-yo-yo". i.e. It is a little too "urban" and some people don't want anything to to with "those kinds of people".
A lot of people in the US think the same way.

In some parts of the US it's much worse, since there is deeply ingrained racism involved.

Football is the clear #1 sport, baseball #2 and basketball #3, there's just more people, so it seems like it's more popular than it really is.
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