Sumo Kaboom

Leslie and Laurie Collins, Texan sisters and diehard sumo fans, talk about all things sumo.

Episode 185: Unions and Underdogs

Did you know that sumo wrestlers tried to organize to fight for improvements? And, have you ever wondered why we all love rooting for the underdog?

:48 Kellyann Ball
2:47 random internet content news
3:11 Shunjeun Incident
4:38 Chinese restaurant
5:10 Tenryu background
9:30 He's in pro sumo
11:15 the strike
15:00 Tenryu's new sumo organization
16:30 the demands
22:30 Manchuria
23:00 Tenryu comes back to the JSA
24:45 Genghis Khan dish
25:45 Power of the Underdog
27:00 Underdog effect
30:00 Underdog effect definition
32:00 underdog in advertising
33:45 Spud Webb was teenz
34:37 Schadenfreude
36:30 More reasons why we love the underdog
37:15 the 60/40 game
39:15 the american story


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