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Kevin Cullen

The Red Sox as America’s Team?

The guy was sitting at the end of the bar at Capp’s Corner, a restaurant in San Francisco’s North Beach where they play all Sinatra, all the time, and if you don’t like it you can leave.

The guy wasn’t smiling, despite the fact that the Niners had just won a football game. He turned his head at hearing my accent, as if he’d been slapped.

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