A grown man went tailgating for the first time and fell in love

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The poet and essayist Saeed Jones went tailgating for the first time over the weekend at an Ohio State football game and live-Tweeted about it, and, truly, this is the most delightful thing you will read about college football this week.

It’s an epic journey that begins in skepticism:


But it soon moves toward acceptance:

And happiness:


And finally awe:


Everybody, raise up your arms for a big “O-H-I-O”!


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Aimee Levitt

Aimee Levitt is associate editor of The Takeout.