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    Fantasy Football Culture is special. It’s an obsession, a hobby, and an attitude. We cultivate it as we talk about all things fantasy football or fantasy sports — whether it’s on TV, online, or any part of the fantasy football league experience.

    Bye Week. No, really, we’re taking a bye week.

    by  • October 22, 2011 • Culture • 5 Comments

    We’re taking a bye week (or two) here at Fantasy Football Fools as I go on IR to have a ball and chain attached. That’s right. I’m getting married this weekend. So we’re taking a two-week “bye week” while I’m getting hitched and honeymooning. I won’t have access to the Internet or Twitter, but...

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    The League S03E02: The Sukkah never trades

    by  • October 16, 2011 • Culture • 9 Comments

    Trades. Every league wants trades. They keep the league competitive and promote inspired conversation between league members. But it’s very difficult to maintain the culture that allows for them within a league because they are the most dangerous version of in-season gambling. Play a trade well…and you’ll have the envy and hatred of the...

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    The League S03E01: The Lockout with your Dirty Randy out

    by  • October 7, 2011 • Culture • 4 Comments

    All this season, just like last season, I’ll be recapping episodes of FX’s The League, a tribute to fantasy football culture in sitcom form. Stop by every Friday to discuss the highlights of each episode and commemorate the best trash talk and one-liners. Bang-bang! What’s the hang? What better way to begin a season of...

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    Own your very own Kluneberg from The League

    by  • August 17, 2011 • Culture • 2 Comments

    If you watched The League, you probably imagined which character you were most like in your own fantasy football league. Are you a Kevin? Married to an awesome wife? Generally happy about things? Slightly frustrated with the way your team turns out every year? Or are you the Pete? Nonchalant? A master of the...

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