Email from James Yoshimura, because he is A Northsider, at October 21, 2015, 6:09 pm:
“Sisyphus ain’t got shit on me! Go Cubs, Yosh.”
Email from David Simon, because he is A Giver, at October 21, 2015, 6:17 pm:
“All America is with you. Except for about 80 million of the assholes.”
Email from James Yoshimura, still A Northsider, at October 22, 2015, 9:22 a.m.
“All of America can go fuck itself. And if it’s looking for Sisyphus, the
prick’s drinking with me and will until next spring training.”
God help Yosh and all the others laboring in the deep bowels of their dark, forbidding mine. The Cubbies are relentless. They are an anvil, with another anvil tied to them for weight. God help you good people.