Old Yankee Stadium Comes Tumbling Down Without A Tear Shed

Yankees fans, I beg you do not click this link. Trust me, you don't want to.

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I told you not to click that link. While you're at, don't click this link, either. It's all just too hard to take, I'm sure.

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Now that the old Yankee Stadium is taking a slow tumble to the Earth, where's all the hubbub? This is one of the most historic stadiums in not only baseball history, but sports history being chopped down like a giant redwood. Shouldn't there be Yankees fans outside crying, placing flowers at the base of the rubble? Isn't that what happens at things like this?

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Where are the tear-jerking memorials running on SportsCenter every morning? Where's the David Letterman top 10 countdown lists? Where's the love?

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Maybe old Yankee Stadium is just that: old. Who needs that old thing when the Yankees already have a perfect World Series-winning percentage in the new Yankee Stadium?

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Old Yankee Stadium is like that great pair of Converse you've had for 15 years -- it's done it's job, but what has it done for you lately? Besides, those shiny new Air Jordans are pretty fly...

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