Worst Seat: Brackets
April 7, 2022
Each year during the NCAA tournament, I get asked how my bracket is doing.
I always answer I don’t do brackets because I would pick teams that I want to win instead of investing time figuring out which team matches up better against an opponent. That’s really time consuming and I wouldn’t enjoy watching the games.
I think one of my uncles had the right idea when he bet on a game. He would take the opposing team and let you take the team we both really wanted to win. He said, “If I win the bet I get the money, and if I lose the bet my team wins!”
It was a little quirky, but so was...