Fandom

Apropos of my post touching on the origins of my own fandom, NPR has compiled the numbers on how we all became sports fans.  Nothing shocking, but all very interesting:

  Males/Females        
My father 38.7% 31.3%
My mother 4.8 2.7
My grandfathers 1.9 0.7
My grandmothers 0.4 0.4
My husbands 0.0 1.7
My wives 0.0 0.0
My son(s) 0.0 0.6
My daughter(s) 0.0 0.2
My brother(s) 10.7 5.0
My sister(s) 0.8 1.9
My uncle(s) 1.9 1.5
My aunt(s) 0.0 0.2
My friends (no gender noted) 10.1 7.1
My boyfriend(s) 0.0 6.9
My girlfriend(s) 0.0 0.0
My school 8.0 14.6
My coach 2.5 0.7
Media 6.9 4.1

NPR via Deadspin

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