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  • How to Put a Curse on the Yankees. Help bring down those egotistical Bronx Bombers with

  • these spells, hexes, and jinxes. You will need Sports Illustrated cover mock-up Goat

  • Witch Voodoo hex Yankees' World Series T-shirts and bonfire. Step 1. Create a Sports Illustrated

  • cover mock-up featuring the entire Yankees team: The magazine staff's own research found

  • that either misfortune or a decline in performance befell 37.2 percent of sports figures after

  • they appeared on the cover. Step 2. At Yankee Stadium, order two tickets -- one for you,

  • and one for your pet goat. When they inevitably tell you that you can't bring a goat into

  • the stadium, proclaim a curse on the Yankees for banning your beloved pet. In 1945, a fan

  • put a curse on the Chicago Cubs for tossing him and his goat from Wrigley Field. And we

  • all know how that turned out. Step 3. Find a witch to take a broom and beat the crap

  • out of a Yankees jersey. That's what a Wiccan priestess from Long Island did to a Boston

  • Red Sox shirt when she heard that a construction worker had buried a Red Sox jersey at the

  • Yankees' new stadium in 2008. And it seemed to work: The Yankees won the World Series

  • the following year. Ask the witch to wear all black while she casts negative energy

  • on the Yanks. Step 4. Place a voodoo hex on the players. It worked for pitcher Pedro Borbon,

  • who put a voodoo curse on the Cincinnati Reds in 1979 for trading him. Thus began an 11-year

  • losing streak, which only ended when Borbon agreed to lift the curse; the Reds went on

  • to win the World Series in a 1990 upset. Step 5. Ask to spread some ashes over Yankee stadium,

  • making up some story about them being the remains of your grandpa, a lifelong fan. Then,

  • distribute the ashes of burned Yankees World Series T-shirts instead. Let's Go Anyone-Who-Is-Not-the-Yankees!

  • Did you know The infamous "Curse of the Muldoon," the story of a successful hex put on the Chicago

  • Black Hawks by fired coach Pete Muldoon during the 1926-27 season, was completely made up

  • by a sportswriter.

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    Pedroli Li posted on 2016/10/30
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