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And The Grand Syracuse T-Shirt Madness Reaches Its Inevitable Tipping Point

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Good timing, guys.

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One day, mathematicians will try to figure out how much it would cost for one person to purchase every official t-shirt that has ever been made available to Syracuse Orange fans and I believe that number will be five figures. At least.

We love our t-shirts. Actually, I take that back, we love making t-shirts. And while we've all had a good time having some fun with the often cringeworthy phenomenon, at some point the parody stopped being a parody.

The tipping point came at roughly 9:48 p.m. EST, almost exactly a half-hour after the previously-undefeated Orange lost to the Boston College Eagles and sent every SU fan into an emotional nosedive, when this showed up in your inbox.

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Congrats, everyone!

As tipster Eric put it, "arguably more embarrassing than the actual loss - both in substance and in speed in which it was sent out…"