What life was like the last time Cleveland won a professional sports championship
How much has changed since the last time Cleveland celebrated a professional sports crown? We look back and see what life was like in June of 2016 as we wait to see if the Cleveland Indians can end Believeland's three-month championship drought.
- •Barack Obama was President.It was his second term. Joe Biden was Vice President.
- •Cleveland hosted the Republican National Convention.Donald Trump won the party nomination.
- •A gallon of gas was $2.19.
- •A gallon of milk was $3.40.
- •Spotlight won the Academy Award for Best Picture.
- •Taylor Swift's 1989 won the Grammy for Best Album.
- •The top grossing movie at the box office was "Captain America: Civil War"
- •The Cleveland Browns had a new head coach.
- •A new car cost $20,100.
- •Summer water quality was the best it had been in years.A drier-than-average summer reduced the impact of pollutants on Lake Erie.
- •A 1.5L bottle of water cost $1.76.The same volume of tap water cost about $.002.