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'A century in the making': Newspapers go crazy after Chicago Cubs' World Series win

 A century in the making: Newspapers go crazy after Chicago Cubs World Series win

Chicago's biggest paper nailed the historic moment with a simple but memorable cover.

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RedEye Chicago chose to go with a double-meaning pun - referencing the greatest of all time and the club's fabled billy goat curse.

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Chicago Sun-Times went without a headline on the front cover, with the wraparound on the back reading, "What a wonderful world."

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Herald & Review - Central Illinois went with a statement that the fans have waited 108 years to hear: Cubs Win!

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Rockford Register Star featured a jubilant Anthony Rizzo carrying retiring catcher David Ross.

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New York Post heralded the final as the "Game of the century".

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USA Today made a sly dig towards the 108-year title drought that the Chicago Cubs ended.

 

 

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In case you didn't get the memo yet - The Mercury News reiterated how long it took for the Cubs to win again.

 

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The Orange County Register's pun game is on point! A nod to the heart-stopping rain delay that set fans on edge.

 

 

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Updated Date: Nov 04, 2016 16:38:36 IST