I don't really care for World Cup but it means I won't be getting a good night's sleep for a whole month; not with Hubby and the boys and the entire neighbourhood shouting "GOAAAAAAL!!!" each time the teams they are betting on net a ball.
Due to the difference in time zones, Malaysians stay up at ungodly hours to watch the matches live on TV.
Before I rant on further, here's an excerpt from a previous post to explain what World Cup Fever is.
Every 4 years, Malaysians are stricken with a fever, a condition not life-threatening but debilitating with effects that include
The pandemic hits any and most countries not called USA where the population is somewhat immune, probably due to the lack of interest for the cause that they have a different name for anyway. There is no cure for this condition, no drugs or antidote and the only treatment is to allow the malady to run its normal course for approximately one month. This condition is called World Cup Fever and it infects people who fanatically follow the world's most popular sport, football a.k.a soccer.
- a zombie-like state with a single purpose in life
- blurred vision
- hoarse voice
- weight-gain and an increased risk of deep-vein thrombosis (DVT)
- excessive use of profanities that is otherwise uncharacteristic of the victim
- mood swings that are accompanied with tears of joy/disappointment/anger
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Are you a football fan? Which teams are you betting on?
I am rooting for Colombia only because James Rodriguez is smokin' hot!