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An Historical Note: Until October 27, 2004, this page concluded as follows: "The preceding provisions shall be null and void should the Boston Red Sox win the World Series (and hey, this just might be their year!)"
And whaddya know - 2004 was indeed their year. (And 2007, too!) So, "Go Sox" and all that - but we're keeping the rest of the page intact, anyway...