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Your RBR Word of the Day: Lumpen

lumpen LUHM-puhn; LUM-puhn, adjective;
plural lumpen, also lumpens:

  1. Of or relating to dispossessed and displaced individuals, especially those who have lost social status.
  2. Common; vulgar.
noun:

1. A member the underclass, especially the lowest social stratum.


Though most fans of the BCS leagues treat their mid-major counterparts as lumpen masses foolishly casting their lot with programs unworthy of such devotion, we here at RBR salute those fans who bleed for their team no matter how unsuccessful they may be.