[Stuart] Scott: "If the Cubs and the White Sox both make it to the World Series?
Obama: "I would be going."
Scott: "Who would you root for?
Obama: "Oh, that's easy. White Sox. I'm not one of these fair weather fans. You go to Wrigley Field, you have a beer, beautiful people up there. People aren't watching the game. It's not serious. White Sox, that's baseball. Southside."
I imagine that this will go over far better than Rudy Giuliani's attempt to play to voters by wearing a Red Sox cap in Boston last fall and telling people that he was a fan of the "American League." Vacillating on team allegiance is a certain way to make unnecessary enemies at the polls in the fall. And besides, "People that are annoyed by Cubs fans" is a pretty large demographic. City unity my ...