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July 28, 2011
Nation sport issue features me, some other people
For any readers here who are subscribers to The Nation magazine, I have an article in the just-out sports issue on why cities persist in chasing stadium and arena deals, when so much evidence shows that they're usually a waste of money. (It's online, but for subscribers-only.)
Of course, if you're a Nation subscriber you probably already know that. So if you're not a Nation subscriber, you can sign up in various formats here, or just buy a copy at your local store that sells magazines, if you still have one of those. (I'm trying to find a way to order a single copy of the sports issue online, but the closest I've come so far is a Nation baseball cap.)
Or if you don't want to read my article, you can always just admire the names of the other contributors. I've always wanted to share a table of contents with Noam Chomsky, John Sayles, and Mark Cuban...