None of this would've happened if Heroux had moved to Toledo. Maybe instead of chanting, "Yankees Suck!", we should chant, "We appreciate the Yankees for adding excitement to our lives and New York isn't so bad!"

"One thing that gets me excited about the music now is it's not coming from a begrudging place," Heroux concludes. "Years ago, I was pissy and angsty, and trying to fight whoever ended up playing the CD. Looking back on that now: why would I do that? My goal now is to have somebody pop in the CD and be like, 'I'm psyched!' "

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