In brutal contest of strength and strategy, a culture is revealed


This Sunday, the eyes of millions of Americans will turn to a fetid marsh in the industrial hinterlands of New York City for the country’s most important sporting event—and some would say the key to understanding its proud but violent culture.

Slate has been running this series for a while and it’s funny to read how American events might be reported through the eyes of others.

  • Gretchen

    Ypu want to try Rugby not American football.

    • Moeskido

      I want to try a place where there aren’t crowds of drunken sports fans puking all over my commuter trains.