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Thursday, March 29, 2012

The Fastest Two Minutes

Some say the fastest two minutes in sports is the Kentucky Derby. We'd posit that if you were in this building at the wrong time in Derby, CT yesterday, you had the fastest two minutes of your life. Luckily for all, no fatalities were reported as of Thursday night. A Tebowing of thanks to Sad City friend John Biscuit for these awesome photos after the jump. These pics are so good you don't even need any commentary from us. And if there's one thing we like to do, it's comment.


  1. The Derby is described as the "most exciting" two minutes in sports, not the fastest.

    I like Greg Maddox's use of the phrase. He was one of the best pitchers in baseball, and one of the worst hitters. Also, apparently, one of the slowest runners. He once described a triple he hit as "the most exciting two minutes in sports."

  2. I burnt up me porch smoking a doob..