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Yes, America, we have fans in Tampa Bay. Even if they're a little wacko.; John Romano | The celebrations of the past week may not please Dr. Fauci, but they show a passion that is often overlooked.

Feb 11, 2021 - Tampa Bay Times

TAMPA - Okay, so the boat parade was a little nuts. To the rest of the world, it probably looked like a town of nuts.

And I have no defense for the thousands who showed up along the riverside without masks or worries during a worldwide pandemic. Outdoors or not, it had the unmistakable look of a super-spreader event, and that is inexcusable.

But it is explainable.

This is a sports market unlike any other. And, yes, there are those who will insert their own jokes at that remark....