Chris McKendry and Soccer Snobbery

KobeMartaSoccer is not exclusive in the United States.  It is esoteric.  It is not football, basketball or baseball.  Despite a recent promotional campaign by ESPN, information about soccer is actively sought, not passively assimilated.  The myth of exclusivity comes not from alleged soccer snobs lording their elitism over the masses, but from said masses readily admitting and often taking pride in their ignorance.  Should I feign ignorance with something I am passionate about so that others don’t feel bad?  Is that my responsibility? (Continued)

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