It's Thursday afternoon and I'm doing some serious work with the television on right at the corner of my desk.
I could be watching CNN for all the news about the Supreme Court decision upholding President Obama's health care plan.
I could be watching Tiger Woods play the Congressional Country Club (which I've played) in the PGA tournament.
I could be watching Wimbledon or a replay of a Milwaukee Mustangs game (although that's not really on the list).
But I find myself watching Germany play Italy in the semi-final of the EuroCup '12 soccer tournament.
Soccer. I hate soccer.
But here I sit, rooting for the Italians, none of whom I know, against the Germans, none of whom I know.
I hate to actually say this but there is something beautiful about watching this game.
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