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  • 06.20.16

Silicon Valley’s favorite team just got disrupted by a brawny workforce from the industrial Midwest

Tonight’s loss by the Golden State Warriors, the data-driven basketball team owned by a cadre of tech investors, to the gritty Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals prompted a stream of schadenfreude and jokes on Twitter. 

And longtime fan Marc Andreessen pretended to yawn.

Nike celebrated the Cavaliers breaking their 50-year-plus sports curse with a commercial that featured the joy of their long-suffering fans in Ohio, from young African-American kids to older white factory workers:

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