Click here for the introduction to the Round and Square series "Causal Contingencies"
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10 August 2013—China's Lunar Calendar 2013 08-10
10 August 2013—The Art of Warning: Introduction
10 August 2012—Rural Religion in China (6)
10 August 2011—Seinfeld Ethnography: Nonfat Yogurt
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It is a glorious moment, and many champions (and their families and fans) have enjoyed just such a spectacle.
Except Mt. Vernon lost (sorry George and Martha, but you've done all right for yourselves).
It couldn't happen, and (this is the point of this entire series) a fiction editor would cross it out in red and note that "this preposterous...please fix it."
Except that it really, actually, happened.
We try to avoid cliché on Round and Square, but truth is...(you know the rest).
Really. This can't happen.
But it did.
"Causal." "Contingency." Stay tuned.