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Why Sports Fans are Sports Fans - Wait But Why

Why Sports Fans are Sports Fans - Wait But Why

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To Non-sports fans, caring about sports seems pointless.

  • To them, there's a bunch of strangers getting paid to play games against each other.
  • There are no real-world consequences. Some teams lose almost every season, and when they eventually win ...

Sports fans are sports fans because it’s entertaining.

  • The high drama. Because so many people are involved, it creates drama, which makes it a big hit.
  • It’s fun to watch greatness. People have a fascination with greatness. ...

  • On a micro level, sports connects family and friends. Sports are a talking point that can add a level of closeness to friends or family that would otherwise not be there.
  • On a macro level, it gives the greater community another thing to bond over. ...

The fascination with sports

  • The sports world is fascinated with the drama of famous athletes away from the sports field.
  • Sports provide an escape from life when you're sick of your own issues.
  • Sport allows spectators to capture a little sliver of feeling the glory.

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