March Lent Madness
So March Madness brings out the best and worst in people. Even people who know nothing about, nor care for basketball in any way shape or form dive into the bracket loving craziness that is March Madness.
March Madness sometimes coincides with the season of Lent. Lent is that time of the year, starting 40 days prior to the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ, that Christians traditionally take time to focus on prayer, repentance, Christ’s sacrifice, and self-denial.
If you combine the two, you get a mix of dis-interested participants who will likely forgot what either season represents and die hard-ers who are committed, win or lose, to see the season through to the bitter end. You also get quite an interesting bracket…