Remember that time Alexi Lalas picked Greece as his sleep pick for the World Cup?
You know, I decided to go ahead and trust Mr. Ginger. I did. Plus, who would have thought South Korea would win?
Not I said the girl with the editing internship that requires her to read endless World Cup analyses.
I missed the game, but Molly assures me that Lalas was conspicuously quiet during the post-game conversation on ESPN. Personally, if I were mediating, I would have called him out.
On the upside, for nationalistic causes, as the ENG-USA game carried on the Americans pulled it together and the following tweet ceased to be true:
Clearly someone was checking their tweets midgame and took my expert advice to heart.