For years, I was never into the World Cup. Even when the U.S. was in it back in 2014, I watched and then watched the U.S. get eliminated. The World Cup only held my interest for a brief moment in time.
This year, something changed. I became invested in the World Cup and the U.S. is not even in it.
Why did this suddenly happen?
Is it because of my recent travels? Maybe. But I’ve been traveling for years and I know that Football (Soccer in the U.S.) is the most popular sport in the world, but I still...