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Jason Fry and Greg Prince
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.

Greg Prince discovered the Mets when he was 6, during the magical summer of 1969. He is a Long Island-based writer, editor and communications consultant. Contact him here.

Jason Fry is a Brooklyn writer whose first memories include his mom leaping up and down cheering for Rusty Staub. Check out his other writing here.

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May The Mets Be With You

“Don't give me pills! I already have plenty!

“This is not pills. Read it!”

“It says, 'Take a vacation from my problems.'”

“I give you permission to take a vacation from your problems.”

“Not a vacation from your work, not a vacation from daily life…”

“But a vacation from my problems.”

“Exactly!”

—Dr. Leo Marvin's prescription for Bob Wiley, What About Bob?

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Pelf Bids Jinx, Braves Adieu

When you go to the beach, kids, don't assume there'll be an Ethernet cable waiting for you.

Anyway, this half of Faith and Fear is up and running on Long Beach Island, meaning baseball has taken its rightful space alongside sand, sun, water, trips to the grocery store for beer/grilling stuff/etc. and the continuing results of [...]