The comforting #Caw

Thursday June 28th, 2012

Baltimore sportscaster Gerry Sandusky is demonstrably not Jerry Sandusky, but don't try telling the internet that. While scrolling through his facepalm-saturated Twitter mentions, however, we learned something about Ravens fans we had never encountered before:

The commiserating bird noise! This tickles us for no reason we can really identify. We are wondering now if Ravens types (or, for our purposes, Air Force or Bowling Green fans) use this hashspeak in real life. "Rough day?" "The worst." "Caw, bro. Caw." "Cawback."

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