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Dan Shaughnessy

BC fired its football coach and nobody cares

We are old people who mail handwritten letters and make phone calls while the rest of the world sends e-mails and texts. We are English-speaking tourists, dropped into a city square in Sicily, trying to understand what everyone is saying.

We are sports-crazed Bostonians, blissfully unaware why the rest of the country makes such a big deal out of college football.

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