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This is what happens when you let kids choose their baseball team name

By Sam Laird

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They’re purportedly a secret society alleged to have a shadowy hand in the world’s most important issues and decisions.

They’re also a fourth-grade baseball team from Illinois.

They are … The Illuminati, and they just turned a double play by leveraging 15 minutes of viral fame into a wholesome fundraiser.

Better yet, this is all because the people demanded it. And you know The Illuminati couldn’t let the people down.

When the members of an under-10 travel baseball team in Illinois were allowed to choose their own name earlier this spring, the players’ parents didn’t give it much thought. Until the team landed on its name: The Illuminati. …

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