My experience in high school was one of a counter-culture individual (no culture selected) who attended a school where it was ALL ABOUT FOOTBALL! When I have attempted to explain how over-the-top the football emphasis was there, people have looked at me as if I were crafting a story of extremes for impact and attention.
Below is a photo of my alma mater's new pride and joy:
The nation's first red Astro Turf.
Today, I am vindicated!!!
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