This week was an absolute alley-oop in terms of pulling together fun stuff to do. If you’re still in school, you’re back at home on vacation. If you’re in the working world, there’s a good chance that you’re looking at a five-day weekend. Oh, and did I forget to mention the fact that one of the three best American holidays is less than four days away? Yes, I think I did.
But besides all the tryptophan that everyone’s going to be indulging in, there are more than enough reasons to want to see this week through. From intense new NBA rivalries, to old school NFL traditions, and all the drunkness in-between, here are the 8 best reasons why this week won’t suck.