“Now it is done. Now the story ends. And there is no way to tell it. The art of fiction is dead. Reality has strangled invention. Only the utterly impossible, the inexpressibly fantastic, can ever be plausible again.” – Red Smith
That was a different shot heard around the world though.
The Basher one, oddly, doesn’t involve hitting a ball over a fence. It’s a global get together for all the extended Basher family, old and new.
It happens on the second Thursday every September. If you’re in Shanghai then you’ll probably head to the Camel. If you’re elsewhere then join in with a Blazer, cap and a beverage.
Send in a picture by submitting it sometime within about Half a day of the target moment on this page here.
Times around the world:
New Zealand: 2am (Friday)
Australia East Coast: Midnight
Hong Kong: 10pm
South Africa: 4pm
New York: 10am
San Francisco: 7am
This will be the fifth occurrence of this special event. Reminiscing on good times past can be done on the following pages
“It was the best thing that ever happened to me. It may have been the best thing that ever happened to anybody.” – Bobby Thompson
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