Why I stick with the Cubs--Commentary

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There are many components to loyalty

By Mike Forster

  My beloved Cubbies have officially been eliminated from playoff contention.

This time they went out with a whimper, their heads handed to them by the St.. Louis Cards over the course of the season.

In each of my 40-plus years of pulling for the Cubs, they have been eliminated at some point well short of a World Series championship.

Of course, I’m but a babe in the woods when it comes to Cub-induced suffering.

Since the last time the Northsiders won it all, 101 years have passed.  

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