newspaper clippings: entitlement and owning a basketball team

 

'The Nets and NBA Economics:'  This story appears on the Grantland website and highlights the kind of nonsense involved when the wealthy play pauper, in pursuit of the all-mighty dollar. Eminant domain for a basketball stadium and losing investments that still return 10%. You can find more fun-facts on greed and basketball in Andrew Sharp's piece 'The Real Evil in the NBA Lockout' on SB Nation.

 

For an artistic release from all the ill-will fostered by reading about billionaires looking for a hand-out try this video of Shabazz Palaces performing "the King's new clothes were made by his own hands"

 

 

YTGVB: Shabazz Palaces "The King's New Clothes Were Made By His Own Hands" from Yours Truly on Vimeo.