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Anyone else here NOT a sports widow?

I'm lucky in that my DH isn't into sports very much because I am not either. Anyone else like this? Don't worry, he has his own obsessions that tie up his time, just not sports.

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jmpj8107

Asked by jmpj8107 at 10:51 AM on Apr. 22, 2011 in Relationships

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  • I'm very lucky with this, also. Though I do have to admit, we're all soccer fans here. We just don't obsess over it or watch it all the time, and when we do watch, it's usually as a family.

    sailorwifenmom

    Answer by sailorwifenmom at 10:54 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • I am lucky in this as well. My husband really isnt into sports. Like yours he does have other obsessions though. He does watch Nascar when it is on, but he isnt religious about that either.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 10:55 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • Oh, my husband is the ultimate sports fan, and i on the other hand, am not. On our first date we played a game of trivial pursuit which ended with me only asking the orange sports questions because I was so amazed he knew every single one of them!

    I now have more appreciation for the world of sports since ESPN is on all the time! I do get aggravated how serious these reporters and interviewers try to make soinso's free throw or who will be drafted. Obviously these guys do forget it's just a game! ;)
    wendydays

    Answer by wendydays at 10:59 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • I'm not a sports widow at all. We both love NASCAR & football. So, we enjoy watching it together.
    specialwingz

    Answer by specialwingz at 10:59 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • He fishes, but doesnt watch fishing shows or anything. goes out once a week and does his fishing.. if we are lucky he takes us out after he has had his "man time" alone
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 11:02 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • My husband can't sit still and watch sports because he can't handle not being productive for that long. I'm not a sports widow, but my husband works all the time. We just returned from a mini vacation, and he found a wifi spot to work while I wandered through the shops by myself.
    TweenAndTwinMom

    Answer by TweenAndTwinMom at 11:09 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • I'm not.
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 11:09 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • My hubby thinks sports are "boring and stupid" (his words not mine). I will, on occasion watch a Penguins game, but he gets annoyed and does something else.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 11:10 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • No. Just a computer widow.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 11:12 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

  • No, my husband isn't into sports at all. At least not real ones...he does enjoy archery and golf on the Wii, lol.
    vicesix

    Answer by vicesix at 11:16 AM on Apr. 22, 2011

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