Football-fever is in full pitch. Fans all over the country are either crying in their towels or suiting up for the game before The Game. The championship games are this Sunday and the residents of four cities are going crazy. Sports retail stores are selling out of jerseys and many people are signing up for salsa lessons. The most interesting pre-game stories tend to be the bets between city mayors.
The biggest bet appears to be between New York City and San Francisco. Mayor Bloomberg will re-name 49th St., in the heart of Manhattan, 49ers St. if the Giants lose. In return, Mayor Lee will fly Giants flags from a cable car if the 49ers lose.
There is no word on bets from the AFC Championship cities.
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