Its contribution to film, music, literature, medicine and sandwich studies is pretty indisputable.
Philadelphia vs. Raleigh. John Hodgman namedrops ziperhead, bob & barbara’s, and the old Spectrum arena, and I’m only 20 minutes in.
The D battery is as synonymous with Philadelphia sports as intoxicated fistfights, cheering for a severely injured player, or intentionally vomiting on a child,” said Philadelphia sportswriter Ray Didinger, adding that the Hall of Fame plans to install an interactive exhibit that allows children to throw batteries at life-size cutouts of rival athletes. “Whipping the D battery at opposing players, coaches, or dumbshit referees is a crucial part of the experience for Philly fans.
'D Battery Elected To Philadelphia Sports Hall Of Fame' (The Onion)
Can’t wait until Duracell buys the stadium.