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Harry's Gang: Keep your boos to yourself


October 2, 2020

I have never seen someone get booed at a high school graduation, or at a wedding or funeral. Have you? When I hear boos, it's usually good-natured ribbing - for example, when a Packers fan, all dressed up in green and gold garb, shows up at a Vikings party.

But not always. Sometimes I hear boos in very inappropriate places.

I first heard it in 1990, in the Metrodome at a Minnesota Twins game. It was a lousy season for the Twins, who had won the World Series just a few years earlier. But on that particular afternoon, the Twins were on their way to the bottom of the league, and some fans felt...

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