The recession drags on, unemployment remains high, and Europe is on the verge of dragging the world into chaos and a global depression.
All the while the Occupy movement spreads across the US while calls ring out for a national General Strike.
In this great time of need the billionaires and millionaires that makeup the NBA have cancelled games and the whole season is on the brink.
Why would we ever spend any more money on these greedy bastards? Sure, its all about the fans.