Huffington Post: Does Bill Maher Still Think America Should Emulate the NFL?


January 27, 2014

About a week before Super Bowl XLV, Bill Maher delivered an uproarious rant, opening with “Americans must realize what makes football so great: Socialism.” Relying on the National Football League’s (“NFL”) revenue sharing policy — all broadcast money is split equally amongst the league’s 32 teams — along with a few other general facts, Maher leapt to many presumptive conclusions arguing that the NFL was more Democratic Party while Major League Baseball (“MLB”) — whose teams do not share broadcast revenues equally — was more Republican Party (“GOP”). Read More…


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