Dallas: Bad Luck with Sports Tents

This what the the Cotton Bowl (not the venue of the Super Bowl) pre-Super Bowl party tent was supposed to look like:

This is what it looks like after the weight of snow and ice collapsed it earlier today:

Dallas football has not had much luck with tent-like structures recently. In May, 2009, the Dallas Cowboys’ practice structure collapsed in a downburst.

I write about this event and its relationship to airline crashes in Warnings.

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