Gonna be a stress-free weekend

redsoxwin.jpg On the same night, the Red Sox and the Cubs clinch division titles…. and the earth is still rotating. As for Mets fans, I can only suggest clicking here and taking some solace from Adam Smith.

By , a professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.
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On the same night, the Red Sox and the Cubs clinch division titles.... and the earth is still rotating. As for Mets fans, I can only suggest clicking here and taking some solace from Adam Smith.

redsoxwin.jpg

redsoxwin.jpg
On the same night, the Red Sox and the Cubs clinch division titles…. and the earth is still rotating. As for Mets fans, I can only suggest clicking here and taking some solace from Adam Smith.

Daniel W. Drezner is a professor of international politics at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, where he is the co-director of the Russia and Eurasia Program. Twitter: @dandrezner

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