Showing posts with label Photo Essay. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Photo Essay. Show all posts

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Cubs vs. Dodgers Series Prediction: A Photo Essay

By: T.R. Slyder,

I curated this photo essay comparing Los Angeles and Chicago in preparation for tonight's Cubs vs. Dodger's game. I'm wondering whether I can use these photos as a tool to predict the winner of the series. So we'll keep score throughout the essay contest and see which city, if either, seems to have a cultural advantage over the other, which could then be parlayed into a series victory.

First off, this is what resulted when a few Chicago guys visited L.A:

This is what happened when an L.A. guy came to the Chi:

Chicago: 1, Los Angeles: 0.

Round 2: Here's The Icon of the Dodger franchise and another prominent Los Angelino:

Menacing Indeed. Now let's see what the Chicago contigent has to offer:

Oh wow, that one wasn't even all that close. Chicago: 2, Los Angeles: 0.

Still not convinced?

Here is a musician that blew up in Chicago:

This was once the most popular band in Los Angeles (but the band below them was FAR WORSE!!!! [better Ms. KH?]):

Chicago: 3, Los Angeles: 0

This isn't a joke, it's just Los Angeles. Go Cubs.