Quick, try to name two Midwest cities with prideful sports fans, faltering economies, freezing cold winters, horrible football teams, and that absolutely hate one another. Detroit and Cleveland fit that description perfectly. Detroit was once known as Hitsville, USA and has since been called a Third World Metropolis. Cleveland is the home of the Rock NÆ Roll Hall of Fame, yet often is labeled as the Mistake on the Lake. ClevelandÆs economy is centered on LeBron James. DetroitÆs economy is currently being funded by government bailouts. And yes, the Lions and Browns are both 1-8 on the season. Am I the only one whoÆs jacked up for the game this weekend? There are a handful of city rivalries that exist in this country, and Detroit and Cleveland is one of them. The records donÆt matter; n ...
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