Exchange Exemplar: "Superfans" Among Us
They dress like they're going to a KISS concert, but they're really Oakland Raider fans.
They take their shirts off in frostbite weather. They name their pets for their favorite athletes.
Is this you, or someone you know? We'll revisit our discussion about sports fans going over the top, as described in Superfans: Into the Heart of Obsessive Sports Fandom. Author George Dohrmann visited in February.