It’s possible, what with all the recent crashing aircraft, deadly mudslides and rumblings of World War III in the Crimea, that Seattle’s Ides of March escaped your attention.
Saturday, March 15, could have been just another day. Jermain Defoe of Toronto was in top form, and the Sounders, plagued by midfield turnovers, lost 2-1. That’s soccer. You win some, you lose some, life goes on.
Nearly 40,000 fans left CenturyLink Field without major incident, pouring onto I-5 and into Pioneer Square, just as they have on many days before.