Some people may think that parity is great for MLS. Others disagree. MLS has been pushing parity between the teams over the last few years, but in 1999, new MLS Commissioner Don garber certainly didn't think so. http://www.mlsnet.com/special/mlscup/2003/history_1999.html On benefits of D.C. winning again- "I think dynasties are great for the sport. It makes good guys and bad guys and allows for a neutral site to be home to such a passionate crowd."