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It’s hard to imagine a news event this week that required less reflection than the shuttering of ESPN Zone restaurants in Washington and Baltimore, but the Wednesday announcement set DCist commenters buzzing.

The Post covered the basics, which also includes the closing of New York, Chicago, and Las Vegas. One ESPN Zone loyalist writing on DCist did not recommend that fellow fans find solace by rushing to the ESPN Club, an unrelated restaurant, in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.

“And for being a Disney-owned theme restaurant, the ESPN Zone in Disney World is WAY worse than DC’s,” Lilimoon wrote. “Weird.”