Hot Cubbies & Takis

I try not to write too much about the local teams, but when you’re in a city like Chicago, it’s hard to ignore the big stories staring you in the face.

See, when I watch sporting events, my eye is trained to pick up ads. That habit has been ingrained in me from years of editing and updating the SportsSponsor FactBook, along with writing and editing the newsletter.

So when I was watching the Chicago Cubs play last week, I noticed a rotating sign behind home plate for Takis. This was new.

The tradition-bound Cubs and the . . .

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Currently Founding Editor/Columnist at The Athletic Chicago. Jon was with TMR from 2003-15, including Executive Editor 2008-15.