2016: The Year of the Upset or the Choker?

Perhaps the longest losing streak in professional sports evaporated into the surprisingly warm Chicago air last week. After more than 111 years, Ireland finally defeated the New Zealand All Blacks in rugby. And Cubs fans thought they had it bad… Not to be outdone, however, the Wrigley faithful threw the biggest party this city – and the world – has ever seen, as five million gathered to celebrate the end of the Billy Goat Curse. Never to be outdoneĀ himself, Donald Trump pulled the greatest upset in modern political history, earning enough electoral votes from traditionally Democratic states to win...

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