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Hondurans pack Soldier Field; U.S. wins qualifier anyway

Originally Published: June 6, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

That sound.

I can't get that damn sound out of my head, that annoying symphony of little horns, those kazoos on steroids.

The first time I heard it was in the lobby of the Doubletree Hotel a little off Michigan Avenue, and I jumped. It came from a young, chubby kid dressed in Honduras blue-and-white, who was playing it by the bar. It sounded, sadly enough, like the emasculating horn on my Honda Civic, only deeper.

I heard it on the Magnificent Mile ...

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