The Best Internet Reactions to the Cubs’ Historic World Series Win
Just as Parks and Recreation predicted, the Chicago Cubs have finally — finally! — won a World Series title for the first time since 1908. And all it took was one of the most thrilling Game 7 wins in the history of sports, capping off an epic Cubs comeback from down three games to one.
If you’re one of those unlucky enough to have missed the game, here’s MLB’s official recap:
I’m gonna have that video on a loop whenever sports gets me down, as it inevitably will for most of the time that I watch it. (Seriously, the Bears are terrible this year.)
Being a Chicagoland native and Cubs fan myself, What’s Trending threw me a bone and let me host our video recap! Check out the video above for some of the very best reactions the internet has had to the Cubs’ victory, and also watch me rock my Cubs hoodie.
Any event this historic is sure to inspire a huge array of reactions, and we just plain don’t have time to cover them all. Here are a few favorites, though:
This GFY, known as “The Thing,” always makes the rounds on Twitter and Reddit after Cubs wins.
These older Cubs fans have waited longer than anybody.
And, of course, Bill Murray.
Bill Murray interviewing Cubs.
Bill Murray honking World Series MVP Ben Zobrist’s new car’s horn.
When moments like these happen, there’s only one thing left to do. Sing “Go Cubs Go”!
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